INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY: Celebration of Berta Cáceres, Honduran indigenous leader and human rights defender

from Pax Christi International On International Women’s Day, Pax Christi International celebrates the life and witness of Honduran indigenous leader and human rights defender Berta Cáceres, who was murdered on March 2. Ms. Cáceres worked tirelessly for the rights of indigenous peoples to land and natural resources and received multiple death threats for her courageous … Continue reading INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY: Celebration of Berta Cáceres, Honduran indigenous leader and human rights defender

LENT 2016: Reflection for the Fourth Tuesday of Lent, March 8, International Women’s Day

Tuesday, March 8th is the observance of International Women's Day. Below is a special reflection from theologian M. Shawn Copeland, taken from the Lent booklet she wrote for Pax Christi USA in 2003. It is based on the readings for March 8, the fourth Tuesday of Lent. by M. Shawn Copeland, Ph.D. Ezekiel 47:1-9, 12 | … Continue reading LENT 2016: Reflection for the Fourth Tuesday of Lent, March 8, International Women’s Day