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Brother John's Reflections

Faith and Healing

Faith and Healing

So [the blind man who was begging] shouted out, “Jesus, Son of David!  Show mercy to me!” Those in front began to rebuke him into silence, but he shouted even more, “Son of David! Show mercy to me!” Jesus stood still. He ordered that the man be brought to him. […]

by × November 20, 2017 ×

Brother John's Reflections

Proclaiming the Gospel

Proclaiming the Gospel

Thus, I aspire to proclaim the Gospel not where Christ has already been named, so that I do not build on another’s foundation, but as it is written: “Those who have never been told of him shall see, and those who have never heard of him shall understand.” Romans 15:20-21 […]

by × November 10, 2017 ×

Brother John's Reflections

Original Calling and Community

Original Calling and Community

The first time I had to present my defense, there was not a single witness to support me. Every one of them deserted me—may they not be held accountable for it. But the Lord stood by me and gave me power, so that through me the whole message might be […]

by × October 18, 2017 ×

Transformation

Brother Paul Murray at the Integration Team meeting in Rome, June 2017.

Followers of Christ in the Xaverian Tradition

By Brother Paul Murray

Pope Francis wants our community life to be the primary form of evangelization. In order to do this, we must learn to love and accept the Brothers we have, not the Brothers we want.

by × July 26, 2017 ×

Transformation

Brother John Collins in a session at the June 2017 Transformation Integration Team Meeting.

One Village

By Brother John Collins

How will the American, Belgian, Congolese and Kenyan regions come together to make the personal and communal sacrifice, as well as commit to ongoing prayerful discernment and innovation, that is required to live as one village?

by × July 19, 2017 ×