Category: Joseph Cardijn

  • Faith, education and alienation

    Faith, education and alienation

    How terrible must be the pain and anguish of those that are totally alienated, biologically, culturally and spiritually. The only cure is faith yet how difficult it is to pass on the faith.

  • The dawn is for visions and the twilight for dreams

    The dawn is for visions and the twilight for dreams

    Recently, when I was in Perth, Australia, I was reminded of my age when a journalist began an interview by saying me, “Now that you have entered the twilight of your life…..” Suddenly I knew I had opened the door to dreams.

  • Roncalli

    Roncalli

    The spirit of humanity in the fifties was at a very low ebb. It was still trying to digest the unleashed total evil of the 40’s. Deep in the human psyche, the words of Auschwitz, Hiroshima, Dresden, Stalingrad etc. were etching their despair on our souls.