We must dismantle our walls, brick by brick

Reconciliation in Chicago: Not all barriers or walls are visible. Some barriers are buried deep within us.

Seeking a place in the world

Reconciliation in Chicago: What happens when those who are supposed to care for us -- mother, grandmother, family -- abandon us?

Set free by forgiveness

Reconciliation in Chicago: Being in a ministry that seeks reconciliation, I have wrestled often with the question of forgiveness.

Interrupting the darkness with laughter

Reconciliation in Chicago: In the work for the Precious Blood Center, humor is salve for the open wounds of suffering.