Dear friends, Early in the global COVID-19 pandemic, Pope Francis was challenging us even then to imagine what the world could look like if we chose a new way forward for humanity, a way forward tempered by the suffering and loss that left no corner of our world untouched: “Will we continue to look the … Continue reading A special message from Bishop John Stowe, OFM Conv., Pax Christi USA Bishop-President
by Joseph Nangle, OFMPax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace Catholics in the United States will celebrate Sunday’s Feast of Corpus Christi very differently from last year. Thanks to the rapid development of vaccinations against the coronavirus, churches are opening and “in-person” Eucharistic celebrations have begun. We thank God, working through epidemiologists, for this breakthrough. At … Continue reading What does it really mean to return to our churches following this pandemic-imposed absence?