DEATH PENALTY: Nearly 400 faith leaders call for the end of the death penalty

from Faith in Public Life As Christians begin a week commemorating the torture, suffering and execution of Jesus, prominent Catholic and evangelical leaders are urging public officials to end the use of capital punishment. “All who reverence the sanctity of human life, created in the image of God, must never remain silent when firing squads, … Continue reading DEATH PENALTY: Nearly 400 faith leaders call for the end of the death penalty

IMMIGRATION: Pax Christi USA signs onto statement that immigration reform is a “pro-life” issue

Last week, Pax Christi USA signed onto a statement with 100 other Catholic leaders challenging "pro-life" Catholics in Congress to make immigration reform a "pro-life" issue. "As the national Catholic peace with justice movement we urge our elected officials to defend the sanctity of human lives at all stages. We too recognize the image of God … Continue reading IMMIGRATION: Pax Christi USA signs onto statement that immigration reform is a “pro-life” issue