Maryknoll Office for Global Concerns

Representing Maryknoll Fathers & Brothers, Maryknoll Sisters, and Maryknoll Lay Missioners
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Alternatives to violence

Advent Reflection Guide 2016

Nov 27, 2016
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Advent guide logoCome pray, study, act with us.

The Advent Reflection Guide for 2016 from the Maryknoll Office for Global Concerns contains reflections, questions, prayers, and actions based on each week’s Gospel reading and the discussions by Catholic peacemakers who attended the landmark Nonviolence and Just Peace conference in Rome in April 2016.

Nonviolence and Just Peace webinar #3: Moving beyond war

Oct 25, 2016

Catholic Nonviolence InitiativeFrom the Catholic Nonviolence Initiative, of which the Maryknoll Office for Global Concern is a member.

Join us for the third in our series of four webinars about the Nonviolence & Just Peace conference, which was held in Rome in April 2016. The Vatican’s Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace was a co-sponsor of the conference.

"In Our Son's Name"

Sep 11, 2016
on PBS stations across the United States

Watch this poweful documentary about Phyllis and Orlando Rodríguez, whose son, Greg, died with thousands of others in the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001. The bereaved parents choose reconciliation and nonviolence over vengeance and begin a transformative journey that both confirms and challenges their convictions.

Go to the website to download the study guide and find a list of broadcast dates troughout September on various PBS stations across the United States. 


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