REFLECTION: An eye for an eye makes the whole world blind

by John Dear, Pax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace That Friday evening I was just beginning to lead a weekend retreat at the Kirkridge Retreat Center in East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania, when we received word about the terrorist attacks in Paris. Like everyone else, we were grief-stricken, but we regrouped and became even more determined to … Continue reading REFLECTION: An eye for an eye makes the whole world blind

STATEMENT: Terror will not prevail – Pax Christi International on the terrorist attacks in Beirut and Paris

from Pax Christi International November 14, 2015 -- We were still shocked by the two suicide bombings which killed over 40 people and left injured more than 180 people in southern Beirut on Thursday when we got the news of a series of brutal assaults in Paris on Friday evening that have killed more than 120 people … Continue reading STATEMENT: Terror will not prevail – Pax Christi International on the terrorist attacks in Beirut and Paris