So many of you recently participated in either the Advancing Nonviolence study circles, the special pre-conference event on nonviolence, or other opportunities with the Catholic Nonviolence Initiative that we're excited to offer to our members and friends a special opportunity to buy Choosing Peace: The Catholic Church Returns to Gospel Nonviolence, edited by Marie Dennis, for just $12, more than 50% … Continue reading Discounted copies of the award-winning book “Choosing Peace”, edited by Marie Dennis, now available!
by Rev. John DearPax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace In 1957, Martin Luther King, Jr. described Rev. James Lawson as “the leading theorist and strategist of nonviolence in the world.” For the more than 60 years that followed, Lawson continued to be a key figure that movements turned to for advice. From civil rights campaigns … Continue reading The clash between history and today’s movements — a conversation with Rev. James Lawson