Making a Difference

If someone’s house was on fire would you pour gasoline on it? Well the answer is obvious: Of course you wouldn’t. Yet that is very similar to what... (Read more)
World Refugee Day, June 20, came and went with hardly a notice. I almost missed it.  Sadly, little mention was given in the secular and even... (Read more)

Budgets are moral documents

By Tony Magliano

The highly relevant quote, “Budgets are moral documents,” has been arguably attributed to Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. But if he didn’t coin that... (Read more)
As I was trying to discern what God wanted me to write about, I walked into my 16-year-old son’s bedroom to discover a military calendar hanging... (Read more)
Jesus said to his first disciples, and to all future disciples, “Peace I leave with you; my peace I give to you. Not as the world gives do I give... (Read more)
“A very solid scientific consensus indicates that we are presently witnessing a disturbing warming of the climatic system,” warns Pope Francis in... (Read more)
Although it is Easter season, for much of the world it still feels like Good Friday.   Countless people throughout the world continue to carry... (Read more)
Fifty years ago, Blessed Pope Paul VI gave to the world a truly prophetic encyclical letter Populorum Progressio (“The Development of Peoples),... (Read more)
Recently I was given a unique opportunity to taste some of the bitter hardships endured by fellow human beings fleeing drug-gang violence,... (Read more)

Suffering South Sudan

By Tony Magliano

People are beginning to starve to death in South Sudan.  The United Nations has formally declared that a state of famine exists in this east... (Read more)

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