On April 8 Pope Francis published a remarkable Apostolic Exhortation. It is, at root, a simple guide to everyday holiness. It’s long, but the heart of it is a meditation on the ethical demands of the Beatitudes. I think that for those of us in the U.S. these paragraphs are especially important:
There’s much more, but certainly this is enough for more than a week’s self-examination. I urge you to read the whole thing. Until next week, peace.