January 17, 2019

Responsibility to talk about racism

Henry Fortier, Superintendent of Catholic Schools for the Diocese of Orlando, recently participated in an important panel discussion, “The Responsibility of Catholic Schools and Churches to Talk about Racism,”  facilitated by the National Catholic Education Association (NCEA). The message is clear. As Catholics, we must have intentional and consistent conversations about racism and even subtle … Continue reading “Responsibility to talk about racism”

Ending modern-day slavery

Human trafficking violates the sanctity, dignity, and fundamental rights of the human person. Listen as Gary Tester and Fr. Anthony Aarons discuss ways to end modern-day slavery with special guest Christine Commerce, Diocese of Orlando Human Trafficking Task Force Coordinator. The mission of the task force is to educate, engage and empower the community to … Continue reading “Ending modern-day slavery”

Praying for Christian Unity

The Week of Prayer for Christian Unity is January 18-25, 2019 and has a history of more than 100 years! Throughout the world, Christians gather together in prayerful communion with Jesus Christ who prayed, “that they all may be one” (John 17:21). The theme of this year’s Week of Prayer for Christian Unity is: “Justice, … Continue reading “Praying for Christian Unity”