STATEMENT: Pax Christi USA welcomes Supreme Court decision barring discrimination against LGBTQ workers

Pax Christi USA, the national Catholic peace movement, welcomes the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling that sexual orientation and gender identity are not permissible grounds on which to fire an employee. Discrimination against LGBTQ people is a form of violence that must be actively opposed by Catholics. As of today, more than 8 million LGBTQ employees … Continue reading STATEMENT: Pax Christi USA welcomes Supreme Court decision barring discrimination against LGBTQ workers

SUPREME COURT: Pax Christi USA signs onto letter supporting hearing for SCOTUS nominee

Pax Christi USA has signed onto a letter from faith communities supporting a hearing for President Obama's nominee for the Supreme Court vacancy. With other faith based organizations, the letter calls on the Senate "to do your job as mandated by the Constitution, and move quickly to conduct hearings and consider President Obama’s Supreme Court nominee, … Continue reading SUPREME COURT: Pax Christi USA signs onto letter supporting hearing for SCOTUS nominee