Mary Lou Kownacki and covers of two of her books, The Nonviolent Movement and Love Beyond Measure

Sr. Mary Lou Kownacki: Mother of the spirituality of nonviolence

 by Rev. John Dear  Pax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace The Benedictine Sisters of Erie gave Sr. Mary Lou Kownacki a beautiful send off last week after her death on January 6 from a long battle with cancer. Three hundred people attended her wake and storytelling session on January 9 and her funeral the following … Continue reading Sr. Mary Lou Kownacki: Mother of the spirituality of nonviolence

A reflection for the Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe, December 12

NOTE: All reflections throughout the Advent season will be available on our homepage and then archived on our Advent 2022 webpage. The reflection below is from Pax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace Fr. John Dear from the 2007 Advent reflection booklet, The Advent of the God of Peace: Reflections for Advent 2007. by John DearPax Christi USA … Continue reading A reflection for the Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe, December 12