This Sunday is the Fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time. Daniel Harrington’s reflections on the readings can be found here. John R. Donahue’s column from 2001 is here. And Dianne Bergant’s column from 2004 is also available.
The report found that Catholic initiatives addressing the refugee crisis are marked by their commitment to a range of Catholic social teaching, including respect for life, a commitment to the common good, care for the earth and promoting the dignity of work.