REGIONAL EVENT: Pax Christi-Rhode Island educates on Hiroshima, Nagasaki anniversaries

from Pax Christi Rhode Island Marking the 70th anniversary of the August 6 and August 9 atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan, Roman Catholic parishes throughout the Diocese of Providence (Rhode Island) have been invited to distribute information and to seek prayer about the urgency of nuclear disarmament at their Masses on or before … Continue reading REGIONAL EVENT: Pax Christi-Rhode Island educates on Hiroshima, Nagasaki anniversaries

REFLECTION: Two bishops dine and dialogue with peace activists

by Tony Magliano During the recent U.S. Catholic bishops fall assembly in Baltimore, two bishops decided to forego the military chaplains dinner sponsored by the U.S. Army Chief of Chaplains Office, and attended instead a simple supper and discussion on peacemaking. On the evening of Nov. 11, at historic St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church … Continue reading REFLECTION: Two bishops dine and dialogue with peace activists