Bishop Stowe: Let’s think about our essential workers and how they remain invisible

by Bishop John Stowe, OFM Conv.Pax Christi USA Bishop-President As we celebrate the traditional last long weekend of summer, let’s take a moment to think of the significance of Labor Day, and particularly about how laborers have fared during this COVID-19 pandemic. It seems like a long time ago when we watched New Yorkers honor … Continue reading Bishop Stowe: Let’s think about our essential workers and how they remain invisible

What does it really mean to return to our churches following this pandemic-imposed absence?

by Joseph Nangle, OFMPax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace Catholics in the United States will celebrate Sunday’s Feast of Corpus Christi very differently from last year. Thanks to the rapid development of vaccinations against the coronavirus, churches are opening and “in-person” Eucharistic celebrations have begun. We thank God, working through epidemiologists, for this breakthrough. At … Continue reading What does it really mean to return to our churches following this pandemic-imposed absence?