If Jesus were around today, would he be considered “Old Power” or “New Power”? Would he be Uber or Yellow Cab? Would he be Democratic, Republican or democracy.org? If Saint Paul of the Cross was around today, where would he place himself, on the Old Power/New Power spectrum? Where do you place yourself and what difference does it make?
If you don’t know what the heck I’m writing about and think you have an important message to tell the world, then you might want to watch Jeremy Helmans Ted Talk above. I believe he has an important message for those of us who think the world can be a better place, but find ourselves bewildered as to how this will ever happen.
We are a community of laymen and laywomen who, with vowed Passionists, seek to share in the charism of St. Paul of the Cross through prayer, ongoing spiritual formation, and proclamation of the message of Christ Crucified.