Clergy-Abuse Survivor Encourages Church Efforts in Child Protection and Healing

In April 2018, Deborah Kloos, a clergy-abuse survivor who works with The Healing Voices Magazine, visited, finally, with Fr. Hans Zollner, S.J., with whom she “has maintained close correspondence’ along with other members of the Pontifical Commission for the Protection of Minors. The Catholic News Service has published an excellent profile of Deborah’s singular leadership… Read More Clergy-Abuse Survivor Encourages Church Efforts in Child Protection and Healing

Five Myths About Depression That Persist in the Church

Christian writer Brandon Peach writes in The Relevant Magazine about the misunderstandings that persist among Christians regarding depression and anxiety. As a sufferer managing both, he has particularly keen insights, including into how prayer and Scripture can help someone suffering with depression or anxiety but is not the answer for dealing with what is a… Read More Five Myths About Depression That Persist in the Church

Peacemaking Circles and the Ministry of Reconciliation

By Rev. David Kelly, C.PP.S., Executive Director, Precious Blood Ministry of Reconciliation As Christians, we are called to be ambassadors for Christ and share in his mission of reconciliation. It is our gratitude for the reconciling power of the blood of Christ which impels those of us who seek to live as ambassadors of reconciliation.  We… Read More Peacemaking Circles and the Ministry of Reconciliation