News tagged "Maryknoll Office for Global Concerns"

United Nations: Judy Coode, Project Coordinator for the Catholic Nonviolence Initiative, to speak at UN on "culture of peace" in September

Judy Coode, project coordinator for the Catholic Nonviolence Initiative, will be a featured speaker at an event at the UN entitled, "Be Peace: Pathways towards a Culture of Peace" on 11 September 2019, from 10am to 12pm at the Church Center, 777 UN Plaza, 44th Street in New York City...

USA: Pax Christi International member organisations in US ask Congress to face its moral crisis

On the occasion of Martin Luther King Day on January 21, a group of national and international Catholic justice and peace organisations delivered a joint statement to Congress, entitled "Facing the Moral Crisis: A Catholic Offer of Wisdom and Courage to Congress" which calls on Members to courageously take the first steps to end the political polarisation that the group says is eroding democracy in the United States...

STATEMENT: A call to the European Union - Human rights violations continue in Honduras

We as representatives of members organisations on the Pax Christi International working group on extractive industries in Latin America join the voices of those expressing great concern about the violations of the human rights of social leaders, human rights defenders and opposition leaders by Honduran State security forces...

USA: Pax Christi International member organisations take part in Catholic Day of Action for DREAMers

U.S.-based member organisations of Pax Christi International participated in Tuesday's "Catholic Day of Action for DREAMers", with 200 people of faith demanding a clean DREAM Act from lawmakers at a press conference followed by an act of civil disobedience at the Russell Senate Building Rotunda in Washington, D.C...

LENT: #LiveNonviolence for Lent 2018 with these reflections and resources

Each Lent, beginning on Ash Wednesday, Catholics all across the world examine their consciences, repent of personal and social sin, and seek to witness more vividly to the peace and justice that are explicit in Jesus's teachings, life, passion, death and resurrection...

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