U.S. politics are broken. Pope Francis’ vision can show us the way forward.

by Bishop John StoweBishop-President, Pax Christi USA "The best way to dominate and gain control over people is to spread despair and discouragement, even under the guise of defending certain values…hyperbole, extremism and polarization have become political tools. Employing a strategy of ridicule, suspicion and relentless criticism…one denies the right of others to exist or … Continue reading U.S. politics are broken. Pope Francis’ vision can show us the way forward.

Pope Francis is calling us to a “new Advent” rooted in Hope

by Joseph Nangle, OFMPax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace For us who pay attention to the liturgical year, we now begin again the ancient, ever-new and dramatic story of salvation history. Normally the first chapter of God’s intervention into the human experience, Advent, reminds Christians that we are “awaiting in joyous hope" the second coming … Continue reading Pope Francis is calling us to a “new Advent” rooted in Hope