"Pax Christi USA presents this statement of principles with urgency in the context of the 2020 U.S. elections as a resource to inform the decisions that our members, partners, and all people of conscience will make. The leaders we choose will impact people in the United States and many others around the world. Therefore it is incumbent that we elect leaders with the values, character and integrity required to serve our communities."
Dear friends, A lot has happened in our world since I came back to Pax Christi USA as your new Executive Director last fall. In January, when the president assassinated an Iranian general and set us on the path to war with Iran, we organized vigils, advocated in Congress and mobilized our membership for days … Continue reading Please give to Pax Christi USA’s Summer 2020 Appeal
Pax Christi USA is encouraging all of our members, partners and friends, and anyone who feels called, to recite this prayer daily for the extent of the coronavirus pandemic. If you want to know you are praying in solidarity and communion with others, this is one way we invite you to do this. Click here … Continue reading PRAYER: A prayer for peace and solidarity in a time of pandemic
In support of Pax Christi USA's efforts to resource our membership for the 2020 elections, we are helping to circulate this sign-on statement from several of our Pax Christi priests inviting their brother priests to help prepare their faith communities for Election Day and the possible aftermath. Priests, pastors and bishops our invited to make … Continue reading An election season message for our brother priests: Sign on in support!
Earlier today, Pax Christi USA received the announcement that Sr. Simone Campbell, SSS, long-time Executive Director of our sister organization NETWORK, will be stepping down after 16 years in leadership. Pax Christi USA is immensely grateful for Sr. Simone's leadership of NETWORK but also for the extraordinary impact she has had on the Catholic community … Continue reading Thank you Sr. Simone Campbell!