St. Patrick, forgiveness, encourages interfaith work

By Joe LaGuardia The life and ministry of St. Patrick teaches us about being a hospitable Christian presence in a diverse culture. The mention of St. Patrick reminds people of green derbies, four-leaf clovers, leprechauns, and Guinness pints.  The real story of St. Patrick is more captivating. St. Patrick was a young boy when Celtic raiders looted his villageContinue reading “St. Patrick, forgiveness, encourages interfaith work”

Understanding world religions encourages dialogue, peace

By Joe LaGuardia Last week I wrote about violence against Christians and Muslims in Nigeria.  It wasn’t the only time I wrote about conflict on the global stage, nor will it be my last. I feel that, as an author on the religion page, it is one of my jobs to educate you, dear reader,Continue reading “Understanding world religions encourages dialogue, peace”