Orlando & Gun Control
This weekend on JustLove, Monsignor speaks with guests to discuss recent events surrounding the Orlando Shooting. On the show James Jacob, Professor at NYU School of Law speaks with Monsignor, about gun control. And Gary Tester, Executive Director of Catholic Charities of Central Florida talks about what the organization is doing to support the local community.
Embed from Getty Images Toward the end of June, cities across the United States including New York will see a number of demonstrations of gay pride. Orlando adds greater poignancy this year. Words may be cheap, but silence can be costly. Let me express a few words of solidarity with LGBTQ communities. Solidarity: against hate, for love; against violence and death, for peace and life; against hurting, for healing; against divisiveness, for reconciliation; against exclusion, for inclusion; against despair, for hope; against hate, for love. This is my basic prayer and hope. I add a few thoughts from a religious perspective on words, actions and solidarity. At times the…