• “For the creation waits with eager longing for the revealing of the children of God” (Rm 8: 19)

Interreligious Dialogue

Bridges – Building relationships between Christians and Muslims N. 73

bridgesIn his last Saturday Audience for the Jubilee Year of Mercy on the 12 th of November 2016, Pope Francis presented an important aspect of mercy: inclusion. He said, “In His plan of love God, in fact, does not want to exclude anyone, but wants to include all.” He added: “And we Christians are invited to use the same criterion: mercy is that way of acting, that style with which we seek to include others in our life, avoiding withdrawing into ourselves and our egoistic securities.” Continue reading

Bridges – Building relationships between Christians and Muslims N. 72

bridgesMany people of good will are searching for ways of sharing the spirit of acceptance and respect for others that they have discovered within themselves. Despite the media focus on bad news stories and on the pain of violence, wars and non-acceptance of thousands of  refugees,  many  young  people  are  committing themselves to live lives of hope. The recent Youth PoWR event (cf. special Youth  PoWR  insert) Continue reading