SYRIA: Genocide, crimes against humanity, and refugees

by Thomas Reese, S.J., NCR Thirty Christian leaders, including Cardinal Donald W. Wuerl of Washington, have written¬†a letter¬†to Secretary John Kerry calling on the State Department to include Syrian and Iraqi Christians among those listed as victims of genocide by the Islamic State group (also known as IS, ISIS, ISIL, or Daesh). "We recently learned … Continue reading SYRIA: Genocide, crimes against humanity, and refugees

NUCLEAR DISARMAMENT: PCUSA signs onto letter from Catholic communities on nuclear disarmament

Pax Christi USA has signed onto a letter to Secretary of State John Kerry which will be sent next week from the leadership of Catholic organizations and communities in the U.S. We are encouraging our local group, regional and other Pax Christi leaders to consider signing as well. You can send your name, title and … Continue reading NUCLEAR DISARMAMENT: PCUSA signs onto letter from Catholic communities on nuclear disarmament