REFLECTION: On the anniversary of Hiroshima and Nagasaki – a plea for peace

By Scott Wright, with Jean Stokan Pax Christi Metro D.C.-Baltimore To remember the past is to commit oneself to the future. To remember Hiroshima is to abhor nuclear war. . . . In the face of the calamity that every war is, one must affirm and reaffirm, again and again, that the waging of war … Continue reading REFLECTION: On the anniversary of Hiroshima and Nagasaki – a plea for peace

REFLECTION: Let the weapons fall from our hands! A gospel plea for peace

by Scott Wright Pax Christi USA National Council member As we approach October 4, the Feast of St. Francis, the rumors and preparations for still another war in the Middle East evoke memories of the build-up to war in Iraq that occurred ten years ago. In the last fifty years, the United States has initiated … Continue reading REFLECTION: Let the weapons fall from our hands! A gospel plea for peace