Nominees announced for 2021 Teacher of Peace Award

This year, thirty nominees were put forward as possible recipients to receive the Pax Christi USA 2021 Teacher of Peace Award. Each year (with the exception of a four year hiatus between 2017-20), Pax Christi USA honors an outstanding peacemaker in the tradition of Sr. Thea Bowman, Dan Berrigan, Cesar Chávez, Dianna Ortiz, Dorothy Day, Ray East, Bishop … Continue reading Nominees announced for 2021 Teacher of Peace Award

BOOK REVIEW: Wes Howard-Brook’s “Come Out, My People! God’s Call Out of Empire in the Bible and Beyond”

by Frank Cordaro, posted on Jesus Radicals  I have wanted to read this book for many years. It just was not written yet. Now that it is, we Catholic Workers and faith-based-nonviolent-resistance-to-the-USA-Empire type folks owe Wes Howard-Brook a debt of gratitude. Not since reading Ched Myers’s ground-breaking Binding the Strong Man has a book so influenced my … Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: Wes Howard-Brook’s “Come Out, My People! God’s Call Out of Empire in the Bible and Beyond”