Links for 04/25/17

Bishop Danny Flores of Brownsville, Texas, issued a short but incisive pastoral letter at Easter. Flores is continually linking our dogmatic claims about Jesus with our social teachings, which is so important if the Church is to keep the divisions of the ambient culture at bay and, perhaps more importantly, if we all understand the ground of our social justice commitments and the reach of our dogmatic claims. Good stuff. 

At Patheos, Mike Stafford on the moral problem of wealth. Provocative and needed.

In this Washington Post, Michael Gerson on overcoming the ways we silo ourselves, now with the aid of technology.  

I am an "early to bed, early to rise" person, so I do not usually stay up to watch John Oliver. But, I was wired the other night and Oliver delivered this splendid send up of Ivanka and Jared Kushner. 

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