Tag Archives: Pope Francis

Power Over Justice

As members of the Passionist Congregation of the Province of the Holy Spirit, which takes in Australia, New Zealand, New Guinea and Vietnam, I can confidently say that my Province has been greatly heartened by the efforts of Pope Francis … Continue reading

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Backward Step on Climate Change

The election of Donald Trump to the US presidency has certainly had an impact on those of us concerned about the environment and Climate Change. Trump has stated that he does not believe Climate Change is actually taking place and … Continue reading

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The Compromise Perspective

Recently I was conducting a retreat day for year 12 students of an Ecumenical College as they completed their year and were preparing for the next step in their life’s journey. Because the retreat fell at the very end of … Continue reading

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Letter to the Pope on the Indigenous

The Passionist Congregation is registered as an NGO (Non-Government Organisation) at the United Nations. Our representative there, along with other religious organisations that are either NGO’s registered there or otherwise observers, recently wrote an open letter to Pope Francis on … Continue reading

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