Pax Christi USA Co-sponsors Commemoration on the 73rd Anniversary of U.S. Nuclear Bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, August 6 & 9

by Art Laffin, Teacher of Peace “Let all the souls here rest in peace, for we shall not repeat the evil." - Epitaph at bottom of the Hiroshima Peace Park Memorial Cenotaph and Peace Flame in remembrance of all the victims of the atomic bombings. Seventy-three years ago, on August 6 and 9, the U.S. government … Continue reading Pax Christi USA Co-sponsors Commemoration on the 73rd Anniversary of U.S. Nuclear Bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, August 6 & 9

Pope Francis’ World Day of Peace Message

Pope Francis emphasizes the importance of welcoming immigrants and refugees in today's World Day of Peace message. He reminds us that we are "one family" and that "God does not discriminate." Therefore, he says we can create peace by "welcoming, promoting, protecting, and integrating" the 250 million people displaced and run out from their homes. … Continue reading Pope Francis’ World Day of Peace Message