Joseph R. Veneroso
Maryknoll Missioners who watched a performance of "Living Water" April 8 by the Still Point Theatre Collective had a "Back to the Future" experience. As we so-called professional evangelizers contemplated our diminished role in spreading the good news to the world, even as we continue to bask in the fast fading glory of the golden age of mission, here was a vibrant and talented band of young people who capture the enthusiasm of the first group of Spirit-filled apostles from centuries past. In so doing, they reveal a clear vision of what mission might be like in the near future.
Easter reflection: Holy Week spurs us to recall that first Easter morning dawning on a world not unlike our own.
Good Friday reflection: How could God allow the Holocaust to happen? one survivor wondered. When he saw Michelangelo's "Pieta," all became clear.