new nigerian muslim ruler calls bokoharam murderers of christians misguided (do you know why nigeria wound up with a muslim president, when the majority of people in nigeria are christian? The christians got p.o.'ed and stayed home at voting time...now they will suffer at the hands of islam)
Rumors Abound but God’s Protection of Israel is No Fable...Stories abound of mystical beings visiting soldiers while on duty in and around the Gaza strip and warning them of entering booby-trapped houses or buildings filled with explosives. These spirits prevent the soldiers from entering houses that were later to be found out had been booby-trapped and if entered would mean instant death for the soldiers.
I've had conversations with white religious leaders about race and white privilege before but never with a contemplative Franciscan. Father Rohr expressed a desire to continue the dialogue after our visit and that's when I thought it would be a good idea to share his answers to a few questions.