ISRAEL-PALESTINE DELEGATION: “We will continue here until we are free to return to our land”

Below are two short excerpts shared by members of the Pax Christi International delegation in Israel-Palestine. by Stephen Oldham Theology Teacher, St. Joseph's Prep School, Philadelphia Today the landscape draws a complex picture of Palestinian apartment complexes divided by walls and fences from Israeli settlements on the upper hills. We learned about the high unemployment … Continue reading ISRAEL-PALESTINE DELEGATION: “We will continue here until we are free to return to our land”

TEACHER OF PEACE: Nominees announced for 2013 Teacher of Peace Award

This year, eleven individuals were nominated to receive the Pax Christi USA 20123 Teacher of Peace Award. Each year, Pax Christi USA honors an outstanding peacemaker in the tradition of Sr. Thea Bowman, Cesar Chávez, Dorothy Day, and Pope Paul VI. This award recognizes women and men whose lives and work exemplify the theme of Pope Paul … Continue reading TEACHER OF PEACE: Nominees announced for 2013 Teacher of Peace Award