TEACHER OF PEACE: And the 2016 Teacher of Peace is….

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Art Laffin, long-time Catholic Worker, peace activist, named 2016 Teacher of Peace Pax Christi USA honors Laffin for his personal witness to peace and justice Washington, D.C.— Pax Christi USA, the national Catholic peace movement, has recognized Art Laffin, a long-time Catholic Worker based in Washington, D.C., as the 2016 recipient of … Continue reading TEACHER OF PEACE: And the 2016 Teacher of Peace is….

ASH WEDNESDAY: Ash Wednesday service of repentance at the White House

from Art Laffin, Dorothy Day Catholic Worker When: Ash Wednesday, February 10, 2016 from Noon-1:00 p.m. Where:White House (north side on Pennsylvania Ave.) "The kingdom of God is at hand. Repent and believe in the Gospel." (Mk.1:15) Ash Wednesday marks the beginning of Lent. Lent is a time for personal and societal repentance, a time … Continue reading ASH WEDNESDAY: Ash Wednesday service of repentance at the White House