REFLECTION: Pushing back the fear to make peace

by Marie Dennis Co-President, Pax Christi International (Ed. note: The following message was published yesterday on the International Day of Peace.) A few years ago I visited a small village in the Shamali Valley outside of Kabul - a few tents and a house or two populated by families trying to reclaim life after years … Continue reading REFLECTION: Pushing back the fear to make peace

TAKE ACTION: On September 21, Peace Day, make plans to pray for peace

September 21, 2014, is Peace Day, also known as the International Day of Prayer for Peace, when thousands of people around the world pray and work for peace. The 2014 theme for the ecumenical Peace Day prayer campaign is “Visions and Dreams of Building Peace.” Plan an event on or near September 21 to seek … Continue reading TAKE ACTION: On September 21, Peace Day, make plans to pray for peace