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

Black Catholics respond with dismay as Gomez calls protests “pseudo-religions”

Editor's Note: In a speech given to the Congress of Catholics and Public Life in Madrid, Spain on November 4, Los Angeles Archbishop José Gomez, who is also the president of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, characterized social justice movements, like Black Lives Matter, as anti-Christian, Marxist-inspired pseudo-religions. He went on to suggest … Continue reading Black Catholics respond with dismay as Gomez calls protests “pseudo-religions”