NUCLEAR DISARMAMENT: Catholics to press nuclear weapons ban at UN review conference

by Dennis Sadowski, CNS It was April 11, 1963, as the Catholic church was in the midst of the Second Vatican Council, that St. John XXIII issued his landmark social encyclical Pacem in Terris ("Peace on Earth") that included a call for a verifiable ban on nuclear weapons. More than 50 years later, the Holy … Continue reading NUCLEAR DISARMAMENT: Catholics to press nuclear weapons ban at UN review conference