Catholic Nonviolence Initiative conference report: Pope Francis, nonviolence and the fullness of Pacem in Terris

Plus a reflection on the 2023 World Day of Peace message By Michelle Sherman,Pax Christi USA National staff Pope Francis writes in this year’s World Day of Peace address: “[W]e cannot ignore one fundamental fact, namely that the many moral, social, political and economic crises we are experiencing are all interconnected, and what we see … Continue reading Catholic Nonviolence Initiative conference report: Pope Francis, nonviolence and the fullness of Pacem in Terris

The humdrum of ‘ordinary time’ belies a truth hidden in plain sight worth considering

Thoughts on a Monday in early January. It’s really just a calendar flip but emerging into a new year inevitably brings serious and sometimes disheartening reflections. There are of course the annual “new year’s resolutions,” which are healthy for us even if often transitory. But for many “beginning again,” gearing up for the routines of … Continue reading The humdrum of ‘ordinary time’ belies a truth hidden in plain sight worth considering