Nominees announced for 2021 Teacher of Peace Award

This year, thirty nominees were put forward as possible recipients to receive the Pax Christi USA 2021 Teacher of Peace Award. Each year (with the exception of a four year hiatus between 2017-20), Pax Christi USA honors an outstanding peacemaker in the tradition of Sr. Thea Bowman, Dan Berrigan, Cesar Ch├ívez, Dianna Ortiz, Dorothy Day, Ray East, Bishop … Continue reading Nominees announced for 2021 Teacher of Peace Award

Pax Christi USA congratulates the Kings Bay Plowshares 7 as first recipients of the Berrigan-McAlister Award from DePaul University

Pax Christi USA congratulates the Kings Bay Plowshares 7 as the recipients of the inaugural Berrigan-McAlister Award bestowed by DePaul University. The Kings Bay Plowshares 7 are excellent choices for such recognition (especially since Liz McAlister is among the seven!) as they embody the courage and conviction so often associated with the life and witness … Continue reading Pax Christi USA congratulates the Kings Bay Plowshares 7 as first recipients of the Berrigan-McAlister Award from DePaul University