Pledge to Protect Others is a “Pentecostal” statement, act

by Joseph Nangle, OFM Pax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace This week the leadership of Pax Christi USA has sent out a remarkable and much-needed call entitled the “Pledge To Protect Others”. The title says it all: a series of solemn promises made to care for ourselves and especially to be for others during this … Continue reading Pledge to Protect Others is a “Pentecostal” statement, act

REFLECTION: U.S. churches respond to the Kairos document

By Fr. John Dear, SJ, Pax Christi Ambassador of Peace On Dec. 11, 2009, Palestinian Christians issued a heartfelt, sober, prayerful, urgent cry for help to end the U.S.-backed Israeli occupation. Their Kairos document was called: "A Moment of Truth: A Word of Faith, Hope and Love from the Heart of Palestinian Suffering." Yesterday, after … Continue reading REFLECTION: U.S. churches respond to the Kairos document