Statement from Johnny Zokovitch, Executive Director of Pax Christi USA, on the Minnesota priest who attacked the dignity of Muslim refugees and immigrants

by Johnny Zokovitch, Executive Director Welcoming the stranger is at the center of who we are as Catholics, as followers of Jesus, and Pax Christi USA welcomes efforts like Immigration Sunday during which the Minnesota Catholic bishops encouraged Catholics to ‘show their commitment to welcoming migrants and refugees in our communities’ and to show immigrants … Continue reading Statement from Johnny Zokovitch, Executive Director of Pax Christi USA, on the Minnesota priest who attacked the dignity of Muslim refugees and immigrants

Faith Statement on Escalating Violence with Iran

As people of faith, we condemn the United States' dangerous aggression towards Iran, including the assassination of Gen. Qassem Soleimani and the deployment of additional troops to the region. We urge the Administration to step back from the brink of war. Our faith communities see the futility of war, and its power to dehumanize. We … Continue reading Faith Statement on Escalating Violence with Iran