martedì 4 luglio 2017

(John L. Allen Jr. and Ines San Martin) This week in Orlando, more than 3,000 bishops, clergy, and laity are coming together to ponder the future of the American church. The man who originally had the idea for the get-together says that if Catholics could "get their act together" and truly the embrace the full breadth of the Church's social teaching, "we could be dangerous." While he was still working for the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, veteran policy adviser John Carr had the idea of gathering leaders of the Catholic pro-life camp with those working on social justice, in hopes they’d realize how much they have in common. (...)