Decolonize Thanksgiving: Pray – Study – Act

by Lauren BaileyNational Field Organizer, Pax Christi USA This week is a precious time — we’re preparing for the upcoming season of Advent, visiting with those we hold close, and giving thanks for the goodness that surrounds us. Your own Thanksgiving traditions might be marked by gathering with family and friends, expressing gratitude for those around … Continue reading Decolonize Thanksgiving: Pray – Study – Act

Giving thanks–and finding God–in ordinary things

by Joseph Nangle, OFMPax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace “If the only prayer you said in your whole life was thank you, that would suffice.” ~ Meister Eckhart, 14th Century The Thanksgiving holiday this year for most of us will be unlike any other in our experience. No trips up to Grandmother’s house; no excitement … Continue reading Giving thanks–and finding God–in ordinary things