Tag: Peace

Bishop says normalization of relations between Israel, UAE, can bring peace

Bishop says normalization of relations between Israel, UAE, can bring peace

| August 21, 2020 | 0 Comments

The normalization of diplomatic relations between Israel and the United Arab Emirates can be a step for peace in the Middle East, said the chairman of the U.S. bishops’ Committee on International Justice and Peace.

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From readers – June 11, 2020

From readers – June 11, 2020

| June 11, 2020 | 0 Comments

Peace, then justice
Mass return dangerous
COVID spread concerns
All God’s children
Nursing home model broken

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Archbishop Sample urges prayer, discussion, action on racial injustice

Archbishop Sample urges prayer, discussion, action on racial injustice

| Ed Langlois | June 8, 2020 | 0 Comments

Declaring that racism is real and must be addressed, Portland Archbishop Alexander K. Sample in remarks June 5 and 6 made impassioned pleas for justice, peace and unity.

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Pope, Ukrainian president talk about peace, freeing prisoners of war

Pope, Ukrainian president talk about peace, freeing prisoners of war

| Cindy Wooden | February 11, 2020 | 0 Comments

After meeting Pope Francis, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy tweeted that he was inspired by their discussions about peace.

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Northern Ireland religious leaders welcome restoration of institutions

Northern Ireland religious leaders welcome restoration of institutions

| Michael Kelly | January 14, 2020 | 0 Comments

Archbishop Eamon Martin of Armagh, Northern Ireland, has welcomed a new political agreement that restores the suspended democratic institutions set up as part of the peace process in Northern Ireland.

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Syriac Catholic patriarch pleads for peace in northeastern Syria

Syriac Catholic patriarch pleads for peace in northeastern Syria

| October 14, 2019 | 0 Comments

The patriarch of the Syriac Catholic Church pleaded for “immediate and lasting peace in northeastern Syria and the preservation of innocent lives, especially for Christians, who are the original and founding component of Syria.”

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Pope in Mozambique talks peace, politics and young people’s dreams

Pope in Mozambique talks peace, politics and young people’s dreams

| Cindy Wooden | September 5, 2019 | 0 Comments

With a courtesy and solemnity seldom seen at a gathering of opposing political leaders, Mozambican politicians came together a month before their general election to welcome Pope Francis and pledge to work for peace and the common good.

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In recalling soldiers’ D-Day sacrifice, archbishop prays for world peace

In recalling soldiers’ D-Day sacrifice, archbishop prays for world peace

| Elizabeth Bachmann | June 6, 2019 | 0 Comments

In remembering the estimated 4,400 Allied troops who died storming the beaches of Normandy, France, 75 years ago on D-Day, Archbishop Timothy P. Broglio of the U.S. Archdiocese for the Military Services said that “Jesus Christ reminds us there is no greater love than to lay down one’s life for one’s friends.”

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Good politics is at the service of peace

Good politics is at the service of peace

| Jason Adkins | February 20, 2019 | 0 Comments

The annual papal message for the World Day of Peace (Jan. 1, Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God) — one of the best glimpses into the minds of the popes regarding social and political issues — offers specific counsel, rooted in the Gospel and Catholic social teaching, about how to work for peace in our time in light of current events.

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Pope calls for peace in Venezuela, denounces Philippine church bombing

Pope calls for peace in Venezuela, denounces Philippine church bombing

| Junno Arocho Esteves | January 28, 2019 | 0 Comments

Pope Francis prayed that a peaceful solution may be found in Venezuela as uncertainty and political instability grip the country.

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Pope: Prepare for Christ’s birth by recognizing mistakes, sowing peace

Pope: Prepare for Christ’s birth by recognizing mistakes, sowing peace

| Carol Glatz | December 10, 2018 | 0 Comments

Advent is a time for people to think about what they can change about themselves so that they can sow the seeds of peace, justice and fraternity in their daily lives, Pope Francis said.

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Pope focuses on ‘good politics’ for 2019 World Peace Day message

Pope focuses on ‘good politics’ for 2019 World Peace Day message

| Carol Glatz | November 7, 2018 | 0 Comments

The world will not have peace without people having mutual trust and respecting each other’s word, the Vatican said as it announced Pope Francis’ 2019 World Peace Day message would focus on “good politics.”

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