From Just War to Just Peace: The Time Is Now

For us as Christians, the most fundamental objection to the just war tradition is that it is incompatible with the teaching and example of Jesus, who showed us how to love and forgive our enemies and who rejected the use of violence even to defend his own life.

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End Drone Warfare Now!

We decry our government’s use of unmanned aerial vehicles (drones) as the new face of war. 1. DRONE KILLING IS ILLEGAL. Under the U.N. Charter, a member state may use military force only in defense to an armed attack or with the authorization of the Security Council.

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Saints and our Pax Christi Movement

By Br. Steve Herro, O. Praem The month of November is not only launched with All Saint’s Day, but is home to a number of holy men and women of our Pax Christi movement.  It is with pride that I celebrate my membership in the Catholic Church and Pax Christi, fully aware that leaders of […]

Minding the Signs

By Jack McHale I am reminded of yield everyday as I drive. It reminds me of the importance of patience and of waiting. It reminds me of the “other” and that “to yield” means that I can give up my time for you.

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Dorothy Day: Practitioner of the Incarnation

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.

PCMDC-B Remarks at TASSC Anti-Torture Vigil

We are honored to be partners with TASSC in the vital work of abolishing torture and holding accountable those who authorize it. May the cruelties and hardships endured rise as prayers to God to hasten the day when the evil of torture is eradicated from society.

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