Marking the 75th anniversaries of Hiroshima and Nagasaki this August

Pax Christi USA today has helped to initiate a new project, The Peace Ribbon 2020, with resources for people to pray, study and act in observance of the 75th anniversaries this August of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. A special website for people to participate in The Peace Ribbon 2020 has been set up at this link. … Continue reading Marking the 75th anniversaries of Hiroshima and Nagasaki this August

Hearing the cry of the poor

by Joseph Nangle, OFMPax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace Last week this column listed the elements of Pope Francis’ seven-year plan, “Laudato Si: Goals for Total Sustainability”: The cry of the earthThe cry of the poorEcological economicsSimple lifestylesEcological educationEcological spirituality For the next many weeks, I propose to reflect on each of these huge issues, … Continue reading Hearing the cry of the poor