REFLECTION: Welcoming the resurrection gift of peace

by Fr. John Dear, S.J. Pax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace Easter invites us to welcome the risen Christ’s resurrection gift of peace with all our hearts. “My peace I give you; my peace I leave with you,” the nonviolent Jesus told his friends the night before he was executed. By all accounts, when he … Continue reading REFLECTION: Welcoming the resurrection gift of peace

REFLECTION: We must emulate the example of Jesus during Holy Week to undergo transformation

by Bishop Thomas Gumbleton Pax Christi USA Teacher of Peace As we were reminded at the beginning of our ceremony this morning, we have been engaged for five weeks in this season of Lent -- the season when we try to undergo a deep conversion of life, a total turning around of our values and … Continue reading REFLECTION: We must emulate the example of Jesus during Holy Week to undergo transformation