Entries by Trena & Kevin Yonkers-Talz

The “Outcast of the World”

My daughter & I recently visited a detention center in El Salvador for the graduation ceremony for incarcerated gang members finishing a writing workshop. These are the young men whom society deems “worthless.”

“But who do you say that I am?”

Jon Sobrino, S.J. taught me that where and with whom we stand—friendship with the poor and excluded—makes a difference when it comes to doing theology.

Day 15: Downward Mobility

She is not distracted by the idea of upward mobility, rather focuses on serving those most vulnerable her community. This freedom of spirit has allowed her to master the art of loving and, over the years, she has become an expert.