weekly reflection

Blessed Are the Peacemakers

The New Year is a time for resolutions - another chance to help bring about a better world. This week, Fr. Pat Cunningham, a Columban missionaries serving in Korea, invites you to consider how you can use your time and talents to be a peacemaker. Fr. Pat shares his experience on Jeju Island, protesting the construction of a naval base. Then, we suggest 4 ways you can help bring peace to our world.

2016 World Day of Peace Message: “Overcome Indifference and Win Peace”

By Scott Wright, CCAO Director

On the first day of January, Pope Francis delivered the annual World Day of Peace message. It is an occasion each year to take stock of the state of the world, and to express hopes for the coming year. This year’s message echoes many of the themes that Francis has emphasized over the past year: “Overcome Indifference and Win Peace.”