The Liturgy of Football (“Soccer”)

Liturgy, ritual and recreation are ways in which humanity finds and expresses meaning in life since existence at times can appear to be chaotic and senseless. In a world religions class that I teach, I make reference to the FIFA

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Sharing and Creating Traditions and Popular Piety

I have met many Grupos de Jóveness in my Pastoral life throughout the United States and I have seen the beautiful job they carry out in keeping Popular Expressions of Faith and Devotions alive in the many parishes they live.

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“The Harvest is Plentiful but the Workers are Few”

By the year 2039, it is estimated that the Hispanic population in the United States will reach 80 million and 160 million by the year 2064. These numbers are the result of studies that propose that while the Caucasian population

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