Author: sjspwellesley

Cardinal O’Malley Statement: “It is peace we need in our nation today, united by the common good of our people…”

Cardinal O’Malley Statement: “It is peace we need in our nation today, united by the common good of our people…”

The beginning of the Prayer of St. Francis is familiar to most of us: “Lord, make me an instrument of your peace.”  And it is peace we need in our nation today, united by the common good of our people. The violence witnessed in our nation’s capital yesterday serves only to inflame our divisions and pit citizen against citizen at a time we need to be united. We reject all forms of violence including the acts of those who stormed our Capitol…