Faith and Renewal Amidst Scandal

Good, uplifting article….

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I was shocked by a recent Associated Press headline that read: “U.S. Catholic church moving faster on abuse cases.” Not because it was news to me, but because it was making news. At a time of great sadness, anger and confusion, a media outlet appeared to be honestly trying to understand and report what is actually happening now in the Roman Catholic Church in America. After an Easter-time frenzy of calls for the pope’s resignation, this wire story was an acknowledgement of reform and leadership.

Read between the lines, and you see a story of penance and perseverance, about an institution that — despite all its flaws — challenges us to live differently than the gods of popular culture would have us do….(Source)

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