Pax Christi USA supports West Virginia faith leaders to pass the Freedom to Vote Act

This week, West Virginia faith leaders are beginning a "Season of Prayer and Fasting for a Faithful Democracy" to pass the Freedom to Vote Act. The new bill protects everyone's ability to vote and restricts manipulative tactics including big power money interests and gerrymandering. Pax Christi USA has joined this collective effort to pass "Joe's … Continue reading Pax Christi USA supports West Virginia faith leaders to pass the Freedom to Vote Act

REFLECTION: The spiritual dimension of work

by Fr. John S. Rausch, Pax Christi USA Teacher of Peace My friend joined a battle that was fought one hundred years ago.  On Paint Creek and later Cabin Creek, West Virginia, coal miners in 1912 went on strike because work conditions nearly resembled slavery.  The violence escalated to such a point that the governor … Continue reading REFLECTION: The spiritual dimension of work