STATEMENT: PC International member organizations on the crisis in northern Iraq

from Pax Christi InternationalOn Thursday 14 August, Pax Christi Member Organisations in Austria, Belgium, Canada, France, Germany, India, Italy, New Zealand, the United Kingdom, and the United States have sent letters to their Ministers of Foreign Affairs calling for an immediate action to safeguard the right of life of all vulnerable populations in Northern Iraq.Pax … Continue reading STATEMENT: PC International member organizations on the crisis in northern Iraq

IRAQ: USCCB asks parishes to pray for Iraq on Sunday, August 17

from Zenit.org The chairman of the Committee of International Justice and Peace of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) asked the U.S. bishops to invite the people of their dioceses to pray for peace in Iraq on Sunday, August 17. Bishop Richard E. Pates of Des Moines, Iowa, made the request, August 6, sending … Continue reading IRAQ: USCCB asks parishes to pray for Iraq on Sunday, August 17