The Common Good

Results for Life in Community

The Daily Grace of Give and Take
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:29pm | Type: Magazine Article

Joe Nangle The final column of a six-year run gives the author permission to write in the first person, wouldn't you say? ...

The Children's Funeral Parish
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:29pm | Type: Magazine Article

Joe Nangle Early in the 1980s, I served a parish in Woburn, Massachusetts. This suburban city, some 12 miles north of Boston, had boasted ...

Whose Life Is It, Anyway?
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:29pm | Type: Magazine Article

Joe Nangle Ecology does not begin and end with the human, but it certainly includes us. All other beings share the planet and the cosmos w ...

A Spirituality of Ecology
Originally Posted: 08/28/2011 - 7:26pm | Type: Magazine Article

Joe Nangle Put aside the Holy Scriptures for a while and read God's first revelation—nature itself. Such was the advice offered some ...

The Nature of God
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 11:30pm | Type: Magazine Article

Joe Nangle Some days ago I received an unexpected call from Lima, Peru. A brother Franciscan there told me that Olga Valencia had died and ...

The Receiving End of Mission
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:33pm | Type: Magazine Article

Joe Nangle Once in a while you get to see people assimilate a value from a different culture. It’s an enriching experience for everyone co ...

A Modern Salvation Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:43pm | Type: Magazine Article

Joe Nangle The drama that unfolded in the arrest and court proceedings of Theodore Kaczynski deserves serious, even prayerful, reflection. ...

Community for a "Dead Man"
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:43pm | Type: Magazine Article

Joe Nangle "The hardest part in this is seeing the pain, not only the pain of those I love, but the pain of everybody involved. ...

Pax Christi Pilgrims
Originally Posted: 06/27/2014 - 9:20am | Type: Magazine Article

Joe Nangle A unique faith community gathered recently in Washington, D.C., to celebrate its Silver Jubilee. A ...

High Stakes in School
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:43pm | Type: Magazine Article

Joe Nangle School in all of its dimensions inevitably marks our later efforts at community living. Sch ...

The Difference Between a Community and a Cult
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:43pm | Type: Magazine Article

Joe Nangle (Columns, Community, Life in Community) Community ...

All Economics Is Local
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:43pm | Type: Magazine Article

Joe Nangle Ecumenism will happen not so much as a result of doctrinal discussions, but through real-life activities on behalf of a sufferi ...

His Life Dilemma
Originally Posted: 06/25/2014 - 10:23am | Type: Magazine Article

Joe Nangle The many communities that Father Jim Healy served during 35 years as a Catholic priest came together recently at his memorial ...

A Special Community
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:43pm | Type: Magazine Article

Joe Nangle For the first time in memory, the Latino community took to the streets of Washington, D.C., in large numbers on October 12, 199 ...

The Breaking of Bread (Luke 24)
Originally Posted: 04/06/2011 - 6:52am | Type: Magazine Article

Joe Nangle A recent survey, taken in a school for upper-middle-class American children, surfaced a startling statistic. ...

A Community of Nations
Originally Posted: 06/25/2014 - 9:22am | Type: Magazine Article

Joe Nangle A visit to the United Nations stimulates reflections and emotions regarding humanity's striving for community. ...

The International Community
Originally Posted: 06/24/2014 - 3:29pm | Type: Magazine Article

Joe Nangle Catholic religious congregations these days find themselves in uncharted waters as they increasingly move toward international ...

An Open Circle of Love
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:44pm | Type: Magazine Article

Joe Nangle One can only marvel at couples who successfully manage life in community alongside their own needs as spouses. ...

Back Yard Community
Originally Posted: 06/24/2014 - 9:49am | Type: Magazine Article

Joe Nangle Hall of Fame pitcher Bob Feller once criticized Little League baseball for its interference in children's spontaneous pla ...

The Choice of God's People
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:44pm | Type: Magazine Article

Joe Nangle Sojourners has invaded cyberspace. Or perhaps it's the other way around. Sojourners has inva ...