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Sign On Now: Tell Our Bishops to Preach Peace

We plan to run a full-page ad in the National Catholic Reporter shortly before the U.S. bishops’ annual meeting in November. We need $20 for each individual signature and $30 for each organization. If you give a little extra, we’ll break even faster. You can contribute online before August 30 or by mail before August 26.

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NATIONAL GATHERING: Register today for the 2016 PCUSA National Gathering

Just a reminder to register for the 2016 Pax Christi USA National Gathering to take place in Linthicum, Maryland on Friday, August 12, 2016 through Sunday, August 14, 2016.

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Highlights

Conflict Transformation: A Reflection

In order to retain one’s own wellness, a peacebuilder must also exercise self-care. Situations of conflict can be immensely stressful, so peacebuilders need to know when to step back and take some time for self-care.

How Thomas Merton and Dorothy Day Inspired the Catholic Peace Movement – Part 2: The Prophetic Witness of Dorothy Day

Dorothy Day’s winding path toward becoming a believer and eventual social justice icon within the Catholic Church inspires many in the Catholic Peace Movement.

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Nonviolence – Jesus’ Third Way

Jesus’ teachings about loving one’s enemies and turning the other cheek have nothing to do with being passive in the face of injustice or acquiescing to evil. Rather, they have everything to do with standing up to evil and injustice, offering a “third way” to respond to conflict other than fighting back violently or running away.

Prayer for World Peace

Each day, at the same time, we are asking Pax Christi USA members, friends and all people of faith, to take five minutes to join in prayer with others around the world for peace. We pray that this year will be the last year of war in Iraq, and we offer our prayer so that […]

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