Listen & Break Down Walls

Am I really prepared to listen to those with whom I disagree, or do I think I already know what they will say? Am I open to learning from people who are ‘on the other side’ to me in some way? What are the walls that divide me, and the groups to which I belong, […]

Build Bridges

In a homily on dialogue, Pope Francis encourages us to make bridges and not to allow walls to arise. Who do you see in your community making bridges between groups rather than building walls? Pope Francis stresses the need for humility if we are to enter into dialogue. Have you ever been too proud to […]

Be Silent & Listen

The world of communications can be loud, frantic and busy. How do you make choices about who and what you take the time to listen to? What practices help you to be silent and listen to others?