REFLECTION: Utah’s majestic landscape presents God in God’s creation

by Fr. John Dear, S.J. Pax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace "The earth does not belong to us," Chief Seattle once wrote. "We belong to the earth." That wisdom hit me again this week as I looked out over the spectacular, wild desert landscape of southern Utah. After visiting friends at the Tuesday afternoon peace … Continue reading REFLECTION: Utah’s majestic landscape presents God in God’s creation

NUCLEAR DISARMAMENT: Pass nuclear test treaty

By Bishop John Wester and Bishop Scott Hayashi As religious leaders in Utah, we have been entrusted by our faith communities to address the issues of peace and justice. For this reason, we have recently joined with 10 of our colleagues in petitioning U.S. Sens. Orrin Hatch and Mike Lee to support ratification of the Comprehensive Nuclear … Continue reading NUCLEAR DISARMAMENT: Pass nuclear test treaty