From the Catholic Nonviolence Initiative, a project of Pax Christi International. You are invited to study, pray, act and celebrate the power of nonviolence.
Maryknoll Office for Global Concerns collaborated with Pax Christi International in organizing this important workshop April 4-5, 2019.
Recordings are available of presentations made by Marie Dennis of Pax Christi International and Kevin Carroll of the Maryknoll Office for Global Concerns on the writings of Pope Francis on nonviolence and the work of the Catholic Nonviolence Initiative.
Embracing Jesus' Practice of Nonviolence
After violent clashes between white supremacists and counter-protesters at a “Unite the Right” rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, on August 12 left dozens injured and one woman, Heather Heyer, dead, there has been a much needed national discussion on racism, fascism and nonviolence.
Amid the reality of conflict and violence around the world, peacemakers work to cultivate seeds of peace.