Date of publication: 2017-09-01 18:39
I went back to El Salvador many, many times over the years, and organized countless demonstrations against . warmaking in Central America, especially after the six Jesuit priests from the university were brutally killed on November 66, 6989.
It 8767 s always darkest before the dawn 8776 Chairman Mao Zedong. The dawn may not be the bandied about notion of a revived Church lasting another millennium. Pogo 8767 s “It 8767 s always darkest before it becomes totally black” may be closer to what we may need to spiritually prepare for. Zechariah 8767 s acclamation “In the tender compassion of our God the dawn from on high shall break upon us, to shine on those who dwell in darkness and the shadow of death, and to guide our feet into the way of peace” has occurred. The next dawn indicates the Second Coming.
Osmar Epifanio González Gadba, 87, hanged himself in March after three months in a . Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) detention center in California while awaiting deportation to Nicaragua.
Thirty-five years after his martyrdom, he's greater than ever. He's a living icon, an inspiration to any thinking person to speak out for peace, disrupt the unjust status quo, and do what you can, like Jesus, to help end war, poverty and injustice, even unto your dying breath. That's the greatest thing we can do with our lives, and Romero, like Gandhi and King, shows us how to do it.
In Matthew&rsquo s Gospel Jesus uses three different parables, or analogies, for finding the Kingdom of God, but the Pope said he wanted to &ldquo linger&rdquo over the first two examples, which &ldquo underline the decision of the protagonists to sell everything to obtain what they have discovered.&rdquo
How nice that Blessed John Henry was associated in British public opinion with the visit of Pope Benedict XVI. They saw not 8775 God 8767 s rottweiler 8776 or the 8775 enforcer of the Holy Office 8776 , but the kindly old grandfather figure shining with genuine love. We don 8767 t know what action of grace is at work, which people now diffused in forgotten corners, perhaps many who are not Catholic or even Christian, who have been deeply influenced by the Pope to consider the profound message of the Blessed, what good they might do for the world in undreamt of future times.
So long thy power hath blest me, sure it still
will lead me on,
o 8767 er moor and fen, o 8767 er crag and torrent, till
the night is gone,
and with the morn those angel faces smile,
which I have loved long since, and lost awhile.
Yates and Gard conceded their legal battle on Monday after the latest medical reports indicated their son was beyond improvement indefinitely, and began fighting to have him spend a week in care at home before life support would be pulled.