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One response to the massacre in Oregon

My full-time job is as director of communications for a Catholic peace and justice organization. Part of my work is crafting or helping to craft statements that represent the organization’s positions or its response to events that are connected to issues on which we work — like the massacre which took place at Umpqua Community College on Thursday. 675 more words

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One life mirrors the lives of so many trying to bring peace with justice to our world

This post originally appeared on the Pax Christi Peace Stories blog on February 9, 2015. 

In September of this past year, Pax Christi USA lost one of our most spirited long-time leaders. 344 more words

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Mystery and Incarnation

Christmas is disturbing. Christ is disturbing. One look at the advertising business in any of the social media or at the so-called Christmas movies being proffered at every site certainly doesn’t reflect this reality. 524 more words


Prayer for Memorial Day

“God of peace and love, throughout this Memorial Day weekend, let us remember those who have died in war or who have suffered Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and moral injury, sometimes ending in their taking their own life through suicide.  85 more words