Leonie Caldecott

Nature and Grace: A Meditation On Universal Health Care

By |2013-11-04T18:05:06-05:00November 4th, 2013|Categories: Government|Tags: |

I have tried to get my head around the unravelling drama around President Obama’s healthcare bill, and have not completely succeeded. But one thing is clear to me: that it is a tragedy that something which should have been about helping the poorest and most vulnerable members of society, should have become something that [...]

The Imaginative Conservatism of Pope Francis

By |2014-09-13T13:08:49-05:00September 25th, 2013|Categories: Catholicism, Conservatism, Pope Francis|Tags: |

Pope Francis “No one is saved alone, as an isolated individual, but God attracts us looking at the complex web of relationships that take place in the human community. God enters into this dynamic, this participation in the web of human relationships.”   Pope Francis to Antonio Spadaro SJ What is a conservative, [...]