CUBA: PCUSA signs letter supporting an end to the embargo

Last week, Pax Christi USA signed onto a letter supporting the normalizing of relations with Cuba and urging Congress to put an end to the embargo. The letter was signed by 30 heads of denominations, religious orders and national faith-based organizations. It was sent to all Congressional offices, to the White House and to the … Continue reading CUBA: PCUSA signs letter supporting an end to the embargo

REFLECTION: Vatican diplomatic successes with nuns, the U.S. and Cuba

by Thomas Reese, S.J., NCR Diplomatic skills were on display at the Vatican this week when it issued its report on the U.S. sisters, hosted a visit from John Kerry, and midwifed an agreement between the United States and Cuba. First, the nuns. A sigh of relief echoed through convents all over the United States … Continue reading REFLECTION: Vatican diplomatic successes with nuns, the U.S. and Cuba