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Celebrating Pax Christi USA: 50 years of building the peaceable kingdom

By Bishop John Stowe, OFM ConvPax Christi USA Bishop-President The following reflection was published in the National Catholic Reporter, July 19, 2022. At the beginning of each liturgical year, the church listens attentively to the Hebrew prophets who described the coming of the Anointed One. Isaiah is a frequent voice in the Advent liturgy, and … Continue reading Celebrating Pax Christi USA: 50 years of building the peaceable kingdom

The Color of Peace, a series in preparation for Juneteenth

A message from Charlene Howard, chair, National Council, Pax Christi USA During the first three weeks of June, leading up to Juneteenth, Pax Christi USA will share weekly reflections from African American peacemakers in our movement. Juneteenth, June 19, is African American Emancipation Day (observed this year as a legal holiday on Monday, June 20). This … Continue reading The Color of Peace, a series in preparation for Juneteenth