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Judith Kelly Named 2014 Peacemaker of the Year

Sunday, November 9, 2014, 5:30 p.m. Sacred Heart School Auditorium 1625 Park Road, NW Washington, DC 20010 Please Join Pax Christi Metro DC-Baltimore for a prayerful and celebratory evening of peace and remembrance.

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From Just War to Just Peace: The Time Is Now

The most fundamental objection to the just war tradition is that it is incompatible with the teaching and example of Jesus.

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Call on the NRA to Denounce the Hateful Words of Illinois Affiliate

Fr. Michael Pfleger, a Catholic leader organizing against gun violence in Chicago, was viciously attacked by the local chapter of the NRA. In an effort to smear his character, the Illinois State Rifle Association compared Fr. Pfleger to ISIS, a notorious terrorist organization that recently beheaded two Americans.

National Service of Mourning for Palestine and Israel

We take this moment to express our support for those who have suffered and continue to experience pain, loss, and despair.

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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 […]

Reasonable Christianity

By Parker Brown Originally published in The Spirit of Grace, Grace Episcopal Church, Syracuse, New York. Reasonable Christianity is an oxymoron. The Gospels bristle with categorical imperatives, which have nothing to do with measured or reasonable behavior. In Luke 14:25-33, for example, we find Jesus demanding that discipleship come ahead of family and laying down the […]

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