Social Justice: Not An Option

Social Justice: Not An Option

By Ron  Rolheiser, OMI Margaret Atwood once suggested that things which are painful and difficult to say should, nonetheless, be permitted the present tense. Painful truth, she submits, should not be washed or cauterized, but needs, instead, be said and said again, until it doesn’t need saying any more. This is true, unfortunately, of social […]

Two Great gods

We only live, only suspire Consumed by either fire or fire. By RON ROLHEISER, OMI  T.S. Eliot wrote those words and, with them, suggests that our choice in this life is not between calm and storm, but between two kinds of storm. He is right, of course, but sometimes it is good to vary the metaphor: We live […]

Israel’s Future: Will the Jewish State be Annihilated by Iranian Nuclear Ambitions

Israel’s Future: Will the Jewish State be Annihilated by Iranian Nuclear Ambitions

By Jim Donahue Israeli newspapers are reporting today that Iran has intensified its development of a nuclear device. It has been noted previously that Iran is committed to the complete destruction of Israel. The report, attributed to an unnamed Israeli official and leaked U.S. intelligence sources, could amplify the current Israeli debate about whether to […]