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.
Biofuels: Environmental Degradation, Food Insecurity and Violence in Developing Nations Each Time We Fill Up Our Tanks
Today, much of the corn, sugarcane and soy, which once went to food or animal feed, is being used as fuel.
The following is a meditation from long-time Pax Christi member, Eileen Melia of Arlington, Virginia. A request from the Women’s Ordination Conference (WOC) and listening to the Spirit led to the creation of this quilt which I’ve named “Blessed Offerings.” Making this quilt has given me great joy! My mind, heart, and soul believe that […]
By Art Laffin
The greatest gift I received from Dorothy is the importance of LIVING the Eucharist. Dorothy practiced an incarnational theology which was deeply rooted in prayer and the Eucharist. She recognized that to receive the Eucharist implied a risk: to give of herself completely in suffering love as Jesus did.