We must resist the “war” on coronavirus

by Pierre Thompson Pax Christi Northern California Regional Representative During the season of Lent, Christians are called to imitate Christ by recognizing and resisting temptation. With the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, one of the greatest temptations of our body politic is to raise our defenses and ignore the suffering of others. President Trump’s declaration … Continue reading We must resist the “war” on coronavirus

REFLECTION: Hammering for peace

by Kathy Kelly Pax Christi USA Teacher of Peace Last winter, at the Voices home/office in Chicago, we welcomed two friends who were in town for a Mennonite church gathering focused on the symbol of beating swords into plowshares. Their project embraces a vision from the biblical “Book of Isaiah” which longs for the day … Continue reading REFLECTION: Hammering for peace