A nonviolent response to the “cry of the Earth”

by Joseph Nangle, OFMPax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace Last week’s reflection centered on Pope Francis’s seven-year plan to implement his historic encyclical Laudato si' and a companion document from Pax Christi International's Catholic Nonviolence Initiative. It was also mentioned last week that these next posts will consider the seven goals of Pope Francis’s plan … Continue reading A nonviolent response to the “cry of the Earth”

Nonviolence underpins every aspect of Pope Francis’s Laudato Si’ Action Plan

by Joseph Nangle, OFMPax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace British writer and journalist, Austen Ivereigh, who collaborated with Pope Francis last year on the Holy Father’s book, Let Us Dream, wrote an insightful postscript to their work. Calling Francis “the world’s spiritual director”, Ivereigh describes the Pope’s state of mind as he agreed to the … Continue reading Nonviolence underpins every aspect of Pope Francis’s Laudato Si’ Action Plan