What happens when you live life ‘horizontally, not vertically’
By Bill Mitchell
National Catholic Reporter
August 19, 2020
Review of Loving Life on the Margins: The Story of the Agape Community
By Suzanne Belote Shanley and Brayton Shanley
For progressive Catholics of a certain age, Suzanne and Brayton Shanley have mapped an array of roads perhaps once considered, but for the most part not taken.
Those of us who stepped out into the world in the ’60s and ’70s were presented with such radical role models as the Berrigans, Elizabeth McAllister and Dorothy Day. As compelling as their stories were, most of us admired them and moved on.