The Common Good

Jacek Orzechowski

Blog Posts by Jacek Orzechowski

Posted by Jacek Orzechowski 9 weeks 4 days ago
Pope Francis is a straight shooter who does not mince words: "If we destroy creation, creation will destroy us,” the pontiff said last year. “Never forget this!”The pope’s warning and calls for...
Posted by Jacek Orzechowski 1 year 11 weeks ago
Last fall, on a Sunday afternoon, as I walked out of the church, a young man tugged on my Franciscan habit. It was Miguel, a member of our Latino choir.“Father,” he said, “please, pray for the people...
Posted by Jacek Orzechowski 1 year 47 weeks ago
Tomorrow, millions of people across this land, will be celebrating our nation’s freedom. Many will be marking Independence Day by going to see the fireworks, watching Fourth of July parades, or just...
Posted by Jacek Orzechowski 3 years 40 weeks ago
Won't it reduce our dependence on Middle Eastern oil? Won't somebody else develop the Alberta tar sands if the U.S. doesn't do it -- someone like China, perhaps? I've been wrestling with many of...