REFLECTION: “History will judge us” – Torture, truth, justice and accountability

By Scott Wright, Pax Christi Metro DC-Baltimore, & past member of the PCUSA National Council “We must never forget, history will judge us. . . .  If certain acts in violation of treaties are crimes, they are crimes whether the United States does them or whether Germany does them, and we are not prepared to … Continue reading REFLECTION: “History will judge us” – Torture, truth, justice and accountability

9/11: A call to prayer and peacemaking

by Jim Hug S.J. A flurry of conflicting realities converged on me this morning in a way I found challenging:   The Gospel at liturgy happened to be Luke 6:27-38: “Love your enemies, do good to those who hate you… Turn the other cheek…. Then you will be children of the Most High, for God … Continue reading 9/11: A call to prayer and peacemaking