13Jan A Church guided by the virtue of Prudence or Sycophancy and Careerism

Michael Commane OP in a column for INM Irish regionals says that statements from Pope Francis and the German Bishops set him thinking. He found what they had to say " ... heart warming and must give hope to those who pray to an open and forgiving God. How great would it be to see far more of a church that stressed prudence and compassion over authoritarianism and discipline."

13Jan 13th January. Tuesday of Week 1

We can take joy from this basic fact: Jesus counts us as his own brothers and sisters. His life's work was to gather us together as God's family, and his intention is clear, "I will proclaim your name to my brothers and sisters."