We decry our government’s use of unmanned aerial vehicles (drones) as the new face of war. Under the U.N. Charter, a member state may use military force only in defense to an armed attack or with the authorization of the Security Council. We call for an immediate end to the use of armed drones.

Pope Francis’s exhortation on January 1st, 2017, the “World Day of Peace” gives us hope for what is possible. Pope Francis shows us how Jesus lived in violent times and yet he never took part in that violence, but he promoted peace even to his death. In this New Year of 2017 we remain committed to this movement of nonviolence in our lives and in all that we do.

Sunday, December 4, 2016, 6:00 p.m. St. Camillus Parish 1600 St. Camillus Drive Silver Spring, MD 20903 Download the event flyer (36K) Please Join Pax Christi Metro DC-Baltimore on Saturday, December 4, for our Ninth Annual Peacemaker of the Year Event. We’ll gather at St. Camillus parish in Silver Spring for the 5:00 p.m. Mass, […]