REFLECTION: The butterfly and the submarine

by Shelley Douglass Pax Christi USA Teacher of PeaceThis morning I’ve been remembering the beginning of the campaign against Trident submarines in the Pacific Northwest of the USA.  Can it really be almost 40 years ago?  Such a raggedy band we were, twenty or so activists, burned out after our work against the war in … Continue reading REFLECTION: The butterfly and the submarine

9/11 ANNIVERSARY: In the shadow of the Cross

by Nancy Small, Pax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace In the days that followed the September 11th tragedies, a powerful symbol arose from the wreckage at Ground Zero.  Workers there discovered the remains of two steel crossbeams that were part of Tower One.  These crossbeams somehow held together when the building collapsed, and they emerged … Continue reading 9/11 ANNIVERSARY: In the shadow of the Cross