Pax Christi USA gives thanks for the life and witness of Sr. Ardeth Platte: Rest in power!

Yesterday morning, Pax Christi USA received word that Plowshares activist and nuclear disarmament advocate Sr. Ardeth Platte passed away in her sleep at the Dorothy Day Catholic Worker House in Washington, D.C. Pax Christi USA's statement on the passing of Sr. Ardeth Platte: Today we mourn the passing of Ardeth Platte—a Dominican Sister, a loyal … Continue reading Pax Christi USA gives thanks for the life and witness of Sr. Ardeth Platte: Rest in power!

REFLECTION: Hammering for peace

by Kathy Kelly Pax Christi USA Teacher of Peace Last winter, at the Voices home/office in Chicago, we welcomed two friends who were in town for a Mennonite church gathering focused on the symbol of beating swords into plowshares. Their project embraces a vision from the biblical “Book of Isaiah” which longs for the day … Continue reading REFLECTION: Hammering for peace