Nominees announced for 2022 Teacher of Peace Award

This year, thirty-six nominees were put forward for consideration for the Pax Christi USA 2022 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 Chávez, Dianna Ortiz, Dorothy Day, Ray East, Bishop Thomas Gumbleton, … Continue reading Nominees announced for 2022 Teacher of Peace Award

Ukraine shows we must reject the possibility that war can be just

by Marie Dennis, Pax Christi Internationalin National Catholic Reporter Slowly emerging from the heartbreak of death, destruction and massive displacement caused by Russia's illegal invasion of Ukraine are the inspiring demonstration of diverse nonviolent strategies that are upending the logic of war, and the recognition that if we are to avoid World War III, de-escalation, … Continue reading Ukraine shows we must reject the possibility that war can be just