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Monthly Archives: March 2014

Why Each of Us is Called to be a Peacemaker

a talk by Jim Forest given 2 April 2014 at St Joseph’s College in Patchogue, NY Let me begin by expressing appreciation to the college for bestowing on me its “Esse non Videri” award. I don’t deserve it but thank you. People who try to prevent war and promote the conversion of enmity into friendship […]

The Whole Earth in a Prison Cell

by Jim Forest (19 July 2009) Attached is an article by The New York Times film critic A.O. Scott on the first manned moon landing, 20 July 1969, whose 40th anniversary is tomorrow. It’s a good piece and rings many bells for me, but my own memories of the moon landing and the days that […]