ISRAEL-PALESTINE: Call on Congress for an end to Israel’s demolition of Palestinian property

from the Faith Forum on Middle East Policy NOTE: Pax Christi USA is a member of the Faith Forum. This is the “Third Thursday for Israel-Palestine” action for March.  Last month, thanks to the advocacy of people like you, nearly 40 congressional offices were represented at a Capitol Hill briefing where listeners learned about the … Continue reading ISRAEL-PALESTINE: Call on Congress for an end to Israel’s demolition of Palestinian property

PILGRIMAGE: In this Year of Mercy, join a Franciscan Pilgrimage to the Holy Land in May

by Mary Best, Franciscan Friars, Holy Name Province Making a pilgrimage to a religious site like the Holy Land can have a profound effect on people looking to connect with their faith. Jacek Orzechowski, OFM, who will lead a trip there in May, thinks that it’s not just the place, but the people who live there that … Continue reading PILGRIMAGE: In this Year of Mercy, join a Franciscan Pilgrimage to the Holy Land in May