Mary McAleese

This article by The Tablet can be read here People leaving Church in ‘droves’ warns McAleese by Ruth Gledhill , Christa Pongratz-Lippitt 24 SEPTEMBER 2020, THE TABLET Today, Ruth Gledhill writes that the former President of Ireland, Mary McAleese, whose book Here’s the Story: A Memoir is just published, warned on BBC Radio 4’s Woman’s Hour that people are leaving the Catholic Church “in droves”, tired of “little old … Continue reading Mary McAleese

Gregory Boyle

To go to any of the podcast links, resources and sources mentioned in the document, please download a PDF version below, or scroll down for direct links and content! Online Materials An inspiring speech by Gregory Boyle at a graduation ceremony: An interview with Gregory Boyle on his story, Homeboy ministries and the power of kinship An interview with Gregory Boyle from May 2020 on … Continue reading Gregory Boyle

Mary Jo Leddy

To go to any of the podcast links, resources and sources mentioned in the document, please download a PDF version below, or scroll down for direct links and content! Online Materials A talk by Mary Jo Leddy at the Intercultural Dialogue Institute in 2016 on Faith group and Syrian Refugees: A conversation on CBC from 2012 with Mary Jo Leddy about spirituality and social justice. … Continue reading Mary Jo Leddy

Bob Holmes

To go to any of the podcast links, resources and sources mentioned in the document, please download a PDF version below, or scroll down for direct links and content! Online Materials Presentation made at Voices for Peace conference in 2019: Presentation made at Voices for Peace conference in 2018: Further Reading An article in The Catholic Register about Bob Holmes’ pilgrimage to the West Bank … Continue reading Bob Holmes

Oscar Romero

To go to any of the podcast links, resources and sources mentioned in the document, please download a PDF version below, or scroll down for direct links or content! Online Materials A short animation about the life of Romero form the Romero Trust A short film about the life of Romero by CAFOD A short video about ‘Romero Crosses’ – colourfully cross, decorated in a … Continue reading Oscar Romero

Gustavo Gutiérrez

To go to any of the podcast links, resources and sources mentioned in the document, please download a PDF version below, or scroll down for direct links and content! Online materials An interview with Gutiérrez on theology, praxis, and contemporary events from the Theology in Dialogue podcast at Villanueva University A talk by Gutiérrez on martyrdom, Oscar Romero and Pope Francis Lumen Christi Further reading: … Continue reading Gustavo Gutiérrez

Chief Oren Lyons

To go to any of the podcast links, resources and sources mentioned in the document, please download a PDF version below, or scroll down for direct links and content! Online materials Video clip from a recent interview on rights, responsibilities and individualism:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=USwPW29W-aY&list=PLmT27f4nVQ0hBov9KzVTmMJv0uftY7BuF&index=5 A talk on the Native Americans and democracy given in 2003: Further reading 1 hour documentary about Oren Lyons from 1991: Lyons, Oren, … Continue reading Chief Oren Lyons

Martin Luther King Jr.

To go to any of the podcast links, resources and sources mentioned in the document, please download a PDF version below, or scroll down for direct links and content! Online materials Famous ‘I have a dream speech’ at the historic March on Washington in 1963 An excerpt from the ‘I’ve been to the mountaintop’ speech, made the night before Dr King was assassinated in 1968. … Continue reading Martin Luther King Jr.

Joan Chittister

To go to any of the podcast links, resources and sources mentioned in the document, please download a PDF version below, or scroll down for direct links and content! Online Materials An interview from 2019 with Chittister on her most recent book Chittister on the relationship between contemplation and action: Chittister on the relationship between peace and religion: Chittister on the relationship between faith, science … Continue reading Joan Chittister

Richard Rohr

To go to any of the podcast links, resources and sources mentioned in the document, please download a PDF version below, or scroll down for direct links and content! Online Materials A conversation between Richard Rohr and Jim Wallis from 2020 on navigating the pandemic A short Easter message from Rohr in 2020: An interview with Richard Rohr from 2019 on recent theological reflections: Further … Continue reading Richard Rohr