PAX CHRISTI INTERNATIONAL: Reflections on the death of Osama bin Laden

The announcement of the death of Osama bin Laden, killed during an operation of U.S. Special Forces in a compound in the city of Abottabad in Pakistan, has led to scenes of celebration and claims that “justice has been done.” For Pax Christi International, the death of bin Laden is an occasion for deep reflection … Continue reading PAX CHRISTI INTERNATIONAL: Reflections on the death of Osama bin Laden

STATEMENT: Pax Christi USA official statement on the death of Osama bin Laden

The killing of Osama bin Laden is an occasion for deep reflection. It must become a turning point in our nation’s nearly decade-long wars in response to the tragedy of 9/11.  As people of faith, and as Catholics who, only days ago, celebrated Christ’s victory over condemnation, torture and death, we pause in this moment … Continue reading STATEMENT: Pax Christi USA official statement on the death of Osama bin Laden