I was personally stopped cold by this post in America Magazine A 12-step Advent examen on what it means ‘to be parish’. It hit me as expressing something between the cracks of first aid and systemic change.
Many around the world fear the impact of migration on the “system” in which they currently live. But what is the historical impact in terms of Christianity?
Welcoming the Stranger – 20 Vatican concerns for systemic change in our welcoming the stranger today!
“It is my wish that, in the week preceding the World Day of the Poor… Christian communities will make every effort to create moments of encounter and friendship, solidarity and concrete assistance.”