Pax Christi USA signs onto joint letter asking the U.S., Mexican, Salvadoran, Honduran, and Guatemalan Bishops to speak out for migrants

Pax Christi USA joined 162 other Catholic organizations inviting our bishops to unite around a regional response to migration. The letter highlights 3 three areas of great urgency and opportunity: 1) Responding humanely to increased migration; 2) Putting immigrants in the U.S. on a pathway to citizenship; and 3) Addressing the underlying conditions that force … Continue reading Pax Christi USA signs onto joint letter asking the U.S., Mexican, Salvadoran, Honduran, and Guatemalan Bishops to speak out for migrants

“Simon, do you love me? … Feed my sheep” – A reflection on why denying communion to Catholic politicians is an act of violent coercion

by Tom CordaroPax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace As a Catholic striving to be faithful to the call to nonviolence exemplified by the life and teachings of Jesus, I am scandalized by those bishops and priests in the United States who would deny the Eucharist to politicians who disagree with them on the best way … Continue reading “Simon, do you love me? … Feed my sheep” – A reflection on why denying communion to Catholic politicians is an act of violent coercion