Fr. Larry Dowling is pastor of St. Agatha Catholic Church, a predominantly African American church in Chicago, Illinois. He is a restorative justice circle keeper and an advocate for the use of restorative justice practices in every institution in community, including the family home.

Looking out from the tomb at three crosses
Posted Apr 14 2022

Fr. Larry Dowling describes Jesus's tomb as the womb of the Earth: the place in which we must sit with the suffering of the world in order to emerge resurrected.

Posted Feb 06 2020

A Chicago community meets to "foster diversity in each circle in order to cultivate the moments of both 'Me too' and 'I never knew.'"