Links for 06/20/16

Archbishop Roberto Gonzalez of San Juan and the Rev. Heriberto Martinez of the Puerto Rican Bible Society announce they are cancelling a meeting between the Governor and bondholders that was scheduled for tomorrow. This was to have been the second such meeting; The first was held in new York at the Church of St. Francis of Assisi in May. JubileeUSA has the announcement. This is not good news. Not catastrophic news, but not good.

Mr. Trump's claims to the contrary notwithstanding, FBI Director James Comey says that American Muslims do help law enforcement identify those in danger of radicalization. 

At Millennial, Robert Christian echoes David Brooks' call for a new conservative movement, and a new GOP. This "new traditionalism" would need some fine tuning to be sure, but it is interesting to note that both contemporary liberals and contemporary conservatives would do well to read more Burke, Edmund, not Raymond. 

At Our Sunday Visitor, Bishop Estevez of San Augustine on the killings in Orlando. 

And, at America, Archbishop Blase Cupich reminds his brothers, and the rest of us, that it has been 30 years since the CDF said RCs should stop be hateful towards gays and lesbians. 

Visit EarthBeat, NCR's new reporting project that explores the ways Catholics and other faith groups are taking action on the climate crisis.

If you missed it, the last seconds of the game last night were pretty thrilling.

 

 


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