Lead Kindly -- How the Saints and Seasons Show Us The Way
Where are we to learn what it means to be leaders? Nothing is more important in this venture that the concept of WITNESS. If we do not see and hear what it is we should be doing, or where we need to be making our way toward, we will either imitate something beneath our dignity, or flounder through unfocused wandering.
The Church provides us both human examples in the Saints, and narrative examples through the Seasons of the Liturgy, showing us where we are going, and how we are to get there. Listen to Director Bo Bonner on the Jon Leonetti In The Morning radio show on Iowa Catholic Radio as he uses the example of Pentecost to make this point: