Pax Christi USA in the Press

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  • Bishop Braxton calls action to end racism imperative for every American - National Catholic Reporter September 22, 2017 7:20 pm
    National Catholic ReporterBishop Braxton calls action to end racism imperative for every AmericanNational Catholic ReporterRepresentatives of Pax Christi USA, Washington agencies DC Rape Crisis Center and Bread for the City, and White Awake, an advocacy organization enabling white engagement on racism, stressed to the students that racism is entrenched in many of ...and more »
  • Ministers mark anniversary of March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom - National Catholic Reporter August 29, 2017 5:12 pm
    National Catholic ReporterMinisters mark anniversary of March on Washington for Jobs and FreedomNational Catholic Reporter... White House and the Trump International Hotel, ending at the Justice Department — included the Rev. Al Sharpton, who founded the National Action Network in 1991, and Notre Dame de Namur Sr. Patricia Chappell, executive director of Pax Christi USA.
  • Thousands join 1,000 Ministers March for Justice in D.C. | Richmond ... - Richmond Free Press September 1, 2017 1:53 pm
    Richmond Free PressThousands join 1,000 Ministers March for Justice in D.C. | Richmond ...Richmond Free PressFrom Protestant preachers to Jewish cantors to Catholic nuns, religious leaders of a range of faiths demonstrated in the nation's capital for racial justice, ...and more »
  • Special Event Listings 09.21.17 - Rhode Island Newspaper September 21, 2017 5:42 pm
    Rhode Island NewspaperSpecial Event Listings 09.21.17Rhode Island Newspaper... Guided by Love” Day of Empowerment in St. Patrick's Church Gym, 244 Smith St., on Saturday, Oct. 14 from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. The presenters include Sister Patricia Chappell and Anne-Louise Nadeau, SNDdeN, of Pax Christi, USA, and Therese Wilson Favors ...
  • In Washington, clergy demonstrate against white supremacy - Religion News Service August 29, 2017 2:38 pm
    Religion News ServiceIn Washington, clergy demonstrate against white supremacyReligion News ServiceSister Patricia Chappell, executive director of Pax Christi USA, decried white supremacy but said, as a black Catholic nun, she believes “even our institutional church is racist” and needs to address some of its policies and practices. Sharpton's ...Minister's March for Justice | National Action NetworkNational Action Network“I Have a Dream” speech - National ArchivesNational ArchivesAl Sharpton | HuffPostHuffington PostUPI.comall 71 news articles »
  • Racial justice activists want Catholic leaders to act - National Catholic Reporter August 29, 2017 9:53 am
    National Catholic ReporterRacial justice activists want Catholic leaders to actNational Catholic ReporterThe bishops' committee's name — "against racism" — gives hope to Notre Dame de Namur Sr. Patricia Chappell, executive director of Pax Christi USA. "It's not being couched in other 'nice' language, like 'inclusion,' 'diversity,' 'multiculturalism' or ...
  • America's Clergy Unite for 1,000 Ministers March in Washington ... - Jacksonville Free Press August 29, 2017 2:22 am
    Jacksonville Free PressAmerica's Clergy Unite for 1,000 Ministers March in Washington ...Jacksonville Free PressWASHINGTON (RNS) — From Protestant preachers to Jewish cantors to Catholic nuns, religious leaders of a range of faiths demonstrated in the nation's capital ...and more »
  • 2016 Public Peace Prize Laureate Marie Dennis to speak at Marywood University - The Abington Journal September 19, 2017 7:35 pm
    The Abington Journal2016 Public Peace Prize Laureate Marie Dennis to speak at Marywood UniversityThe Abington JournalShe has been co-president of Pax Christi International since 2007, and she served as director of the Maryknoll Office for Global Concerns from 1989 to 2012. In an attempt to bring justice and peace to a world ... She also previously served on the ...
  • Diocese of Scranton to present Convocation on Nonviolence - The Abington Journal September 19, 2017 7:35 pm
    The Abington JournalDiocese of Scranton to present Convocation on NonviolenceThe Abington JournalDiscernment of this topic will be the focus of the Diocese Fall Convocation for Service and Social Concerns, presented by the Office for Parish Life and featuring Marie Dennis, of Pax Christi International, who will discuss the Catholic Nonviolence ...
  • Catholic peace group back in Arkansas after decades - Arkansas Catholic March 16, 2017 9:17 pm
    Arkansas CatholicCatholic peace group back in Arkansas after decadesArkansas CatholicThe Catholic peace and social justice chapter, which was active in Little Rock in the 1980s, is part of Pax Christi USA, founded in 1972. According to paxchristi usa.org, the group focuses on the spirituality of nonviolence and peacemaking; disarmament ...