Mary M. McGlone is a Sister of St. Joseph of Carondelet and a historical theologian currently writing the history of the Sisters of St. Joseph in the United States.

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The Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ: The king of solidarity

Scripture for Life: Today's feast is celebrated under the leave-nothing-understated title of The Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe.


Thirty-Third Sunday in Ordinary Time: Talent, power, responsibility

Scripture for Life: The attitudes that allow for abuse of creation are the same that sanction the denigration of certain people on the basis of categories like age, gender, nationality, citizenship and, most especially, race.


Thirty-Second Sunday in Ordinary Time: Transforming power

Scripture for Life: Our society excels at helping us avoid confronting the friend St. Francis called Sister Death and her little cousins, Disappointment and Suffering.


Solemnity of All Saints: A great, diverse multitude

Scripture for Life: Saints are set apart by the fact that, like Jesus and Mary, they have accepted their life as a vocation to holiness, an opportunity to receive and spread God's limitless love.