Pax Christi USA Statement: White fragility cannot block the conversations we need to have on race in our church

Last month, Rob McCann, CEO of Catholic Charities in Eastern Washington, delivered a powerful video message on racism to the staff and clients of Catholic Charities Eastern Washington. His message addressed the work that he, Catholic Charities and the Catholic Church have to do to live up to the gospel message in light of the … Continue reading Pax Christi USA Statement: White fragility cannot block the conversations we need to have on race in our church

Anger, pain at photo of priest brandishing automatic weapon

by Leslye Colvin Anger drains me -- emotionally and physically. It is an act of violence against myself and I try not to experience it intensely for this reason. The celebration or glorification of the culture of violence angers me especially when it is done by a person who has been given authority. A priest … Continue reading Anger, pain at photo of priest brandishing automatic weapon