Did y’all see that the Holy Father is starting a new series about Social Justice in light of things he’s seen during the pandemic? What a great topic to discuss at our parishes this fall. There’s a LOT in the news right now about social justice that the Church needs to start talking about but many I speak to have no idea where to start. The basic plan: We need to understand what we believe, how to act on those beliefs, and why it’s imperative for our faith. So here are a few resources that are not just ‘based on what’s happening in the news’ but that share the teachings of the faith in a time-honored way, a way to discusses Church teaching based on the previous 2000 years not just 2020.
Almost every time I play the ‘What if” Game, it’s forseeing all of the negative outcomes … let’s flip the script! What if we did something big, what if it was successful, what if it was transformational?
Our mission is Jesus Christ. Period. The Church exists in order to share the message of His Love in the world. Are you filling that mission?