Pax Christi USA congratulates the Kings Bay Plowshares 7 as first recipients of the Berrigan-McAlister Award from DePaul University

Pax Christi USA congratulates the Kings Bay Plowshares 7 as the recipients of the inaugural Berrigan-McAlister Award bestowed by DePaul University. The Kings Bay Plowshares 7 are excellent choices for such recognition (especially since Liz McAlister is among the seven!) as they embody the courage and conviction so often associated with the life and witness … Continue reading Pax Christi USA congratulates the Kings Bay Plowshares 7 as first recipients of the Berrigan-McAlister Award from DePaul University

REFLECTION: Remembering the 20th anniversary of a Plowshares action for peace

by Fr. John Dear, S.J. Pax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace On Dec. 7, 1993, my friends Philip Berrigan, Lynn Fredriksson, Bruce Friedrich and I walked onto the Seymour Johnson Air Force Base in Goldsboro, N.C., at 4 in the morning, passed through thousands of soldiers in the middle of full-scale national war games, came … Continue reading REFLECTION: Remembering the 20th anniversary of a Plowshares action for peace