Although Las Posadas is a beautiful ritual, the reality it addresses is a painful one: the reality of human need and exclusion.
The biblical prophets once cried out against corruption and injustice, calling people to a higher purpose. What might that look like today?
Matthew Fox, formerly of the Roman Catholic Church, nailed 95 theses to the door of the Castle Church in Wittenberg, Germany. Some 500 years after Luther pounded his theses on the door of the same church, Fox is after a transformation just as radical
In a culture that values independence above all, many are terrified of growing dependent on the care of others. What could bring dignity and even meaning to the frailty we may face at the ends of our lives?