This blog offers an Australian perspective on faith, religion and spirituality. It invites you to join the joys and hope, the grief and anguish of a middle aged Aussie Catholic.
The material reflects my interest in global as well as local issues.My perspective is probably more quirky than orthodox.
Friday, March 25, 2011
United Nations recognise Archbishop Romero's legacy
While Romero has been held up by Christians as a martyr and a model for justice and peace workers in countries around the world, his legacy is also increasingly being recognised outside the Church as well.
Philippa Hitchen talks about that legacy with Franciscan Fr Gearóid Francisco Ó Conaire who worked in El Salvador for many years and who now heads the Justice and Peace office of the UISG, the International Union of Superiors General here in Rome....