Statement: Lamenting the Violence in Sri Lanka, Poway, and New Zealand

“In Ramah is heard the sound of sobbing, bitter weeping! Rachel mourns for her children, she refuses to be consoled for her children—they are no more!” Jeremiah 31:15 Violence and the murder of people peacefully praying in their houses of worship seems to be more than a trend lately. On March 15, there were shootings … Continue reading Statement: Lamenting the Violence in Sri Lanka, Poway, and New Zealand

Statement: Pax Christi USA Mourns Massacre in New Zealand

The massacre of 50 people praying at Mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand is beyond human understanding. Pax Christi USA mourns with the loved ones impacted by this tragedy, and we adamantly reject the racism, xenophobia, and hatred from which this violence was born. We hope for a world where differences like skin color, religion, and … Continue reading Statement: Pax Christi USA Mourns Massacre in New Zealand