The Mysticism of Laudato Si’ 25
THE PASSION OF SISTER EARTH TODAY (2)
The Sorrowful Way
‘Dear Lord, a few brave people tried to comfort you in your Passion—your Mother and other women, Simon from Cyrene… Would I have risked being with them? The pope says: ‘Injustices abound and growing numbers of people are deprived of basic human rights and considered expendable… This is a summons to solidarity and a preferential option for the poorest of our brothers and sisters’ (158). Let me protest on behalf of those who are being cruelly treated.