ADVENT 2012: International Day for Human Rights, December 10

By Sr. Dianna Ortiz, OSU Isaiah 35:1-10 | Psalm 85:9ab, 10, 11-12, 13-14 | Luke 5:17-26 Serving in the Shadows “Just then some men came, carrying a paralyzed man on a bed. They were trying to bring him in and lay him before Jesus, but finding no way to bring him in because of the crowd, they went … Continue reading ADVENT 2012: International Day for Human Rights, December 10

HUMAN RIGHTS DAY: Observing the International Day for Human Rights on December 10

by Madeline Labriola, Pax Christi International NGO Delegate to the UN On December 10, 2012, the United Nations will observe the International Day for Human Rights celebrating the day 64 years ago when member nations of the newly formed United Nations signed into International Law the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.  It was a struggle … Continue reading HUMAN RIGHTS DAY: Observing the International Day for Human Rights on December 10