REFLECTION: Choosing a presidential candidate

by Fr. John S. Rausch, Pax Christi USA Teacher of Peace (This article originally appeared in a Peaceweavings in 2004.) When George Ryan ran for governor of Illinois in 1998, he brought to the gubernatorial race impeccable credentials as a Midwestern conservative. A Republican pharmacist from Kankakee, he joined the Illinois legislature in 1970 as a law and order candidate. Later, he … Continue reading REFLECTION: Choosing a presidential candidate

ELECTION 2012: Catholics vote for the common good

Pax Christi USA is part of a national project aimed at raising issues of the common good during the 2012 election process. More information on this effort will be available in the coming weeks at http://commongood2012.org/. We thank Jean Sammon and Network for helping to coordinate the project and share this information.  This year, Catholic voters … Continue reading ELECTION 2012: Catholics vote for the common good