PRAYER: A prayer for peace and an end to violence

by Jim Hug, S.J. O Loving God, We so often and for so long hear about the guns and rockets, drones and bombs We see the pictures of death in Iraq, Syria, Afghanistan, Congo, Nigeria, Sudan and South Sudan, Ukraine, Israel and Palestine, Central African Republic, El Salvador, Honduras, Guatemala,… Wrap all and each of these …

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HIROSHIMA AND NAGASAKI DAY: Pax Christi New Mexico’s annual action at Los Alamos

by Bud Ryan Pax Christi New Mexico Please join Pax Christi New Mexico for our annual Hiroshima Day event & our Sack Cloth & Ashes Demonstration on Saturday, August 2nd at 2pm at Ashley Pond in Los Alamos. If you can’t join us this year because you’re to far away, we hope you will plan to join …

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TORTURE: Pax Christi Metro New York observes Torture Awareness Month

by Rosemarie Pace Pax Christi Metro New York Coordinator June was Torture Awareness Month. During June, many Pax Christi groups around the country engaged in a variety of activities to honor this somber time. Pax Christi Metro New York (PCMNY) was one of those groups. As a proud member of the Metro New York Religious …

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CLIMATE CHANGE: Pax Christi USA signs onto letter regarding climate change

Pax Christi USA has signed onto the following letter on climate change. To President Obama and Members of Congress: As people of faith, we are called to protect and serve God’s Creation and seek justice for all people and future generations. The gravity of climate change requires us to act with urgency. From rising sea …

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BORDER CRISIS: Pax Christi USA signs onto interfaith letter regarding unaccompanied minors at the border

The following letter was coordinated by the Interfaith Immigration Coalition. The letter is being sent to the President and Members of Congress today, July 18. Pax Christi USA is a signatory to the letter. Dear Mr. President and Members of Congress, Our faith traditions challenge us to welcome the immigrant through scriptures such as Leviticus …

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