I’d like to share this interesting article with you about Pope Francis and the Curia reform that folks are expecting from him. As I said when he was first elected, this Holy Father will be full of surprises. The article is courtesy of Catholic News Agency’s Andrea Gagliarducci.
Violence, and then fire - an intriguing parallel between Pentecost and the George Floyd riots. But, unlike the violence and fire of an out-of-control plea for justice, the violence and fire of Pentecost were life-giving and transformative. They brought forth courageous men who went forth to spread the Good News to the ends of the earth. Many of them suffered martyrdom after having given witness to Christ. They were men and women of conviction who stood strong against hostility.