Peace

Thumbnail cardinal saraiva martins 2 credit daniel ibanez cna 100 years later, Fatima still offers a potent message

Vatican City, May 9, 2017 / 12:19 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Although the Fatima apparitions happened 100 years ago, the Vatican’s resident...

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Thumbnail papafranciscocolombia twitter 04092017 cna Ahead of Colombia visit, Pope says world needs builders of peace, dialogue

Two days ahead of his symbolic visit to Colombia, Pope Francis sent a video message to the nation, telling citizens he comes as a pilgrim of hope,...

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Thumbnail shutterstock 634688099 A message from heaven: God is the only way to peace

Jesus said to his first disciples, and to all future disciples, “Peace I leave with you; my peace I give to you. Not as the world gives do I give...

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Thumbnail shutterstock 86443951 A resurrected vision for our suffering sick world

Although it is Easter season, for much of the world it still feels like Good Friday. Countless people throughout the world continue to carry...

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Thumbnail shutterstock 250791484 A world without nuclear weapons

At any moment, you could be within 30 minutes of being incinerated from nuclear weapons! You are in harm’s way if you live in or near a large...

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Thumbnail korea   nuclear war hibakusha Before we consider nuclear war, let’s remember the ‘hibakusha’

Sumiteru Taniguchi was 16 years old. He had just started working as a mail carrier, riding his red bike through the streets of Nagasaki when the...

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Thumbnail pope francis dove Catholic Church is journeying back to its nonviolent roots

The Catholic Church preaches, teaches and practices total nonviolence. This statement is not true regarding the Catholic Church today. But it...

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Thumbnail  0005376 Egyptians filled with hope by Pope Francis' message of peace

Cairo, Egypt, Apr 29, 2017 / 12:58 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- As Pope Francis returns from his April 28-29 trip to Cairo, Egyptians of all faiths were...

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Thumbnail 20170908t1823 0743 cns pope colombia reconciliation Forgiveness is the first step to ending cycle of violence, Pope says

Pope Francis told the Colombian people Friday that while it will be challenging, they must let go the anger caused by years of painful suffering...

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Thumbnail pope francis speaks to journalists aboard the papal flight from rome to bogota colombia on sept 6 2017 credit losservatore romano cna Full text of Pope Francis' in-flight press conference from Colombia

In his conversation with journalists on the return flight from Cartagena to Rome on Monday, Pope Francis touched on a variety of topics, notably...

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Thumbnail japanese pilgrims await pope francis in st peters square before the wednesday general audience on oct 22 2014 credit daniel ib  ez cna cna 10 22 14 Japan's bishops oppose efforts to abandon pacifism in nation's constitution

Nagasaki, Japan, Aug 9, 2016 / 11:57 am (CNA/EWTN News).- In the shadow of the 71st anniversary of the dropping of the atomic bombs and the end of...

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Thumbnail shutterstock 274979960 Jerusalem bishop’s insights on peacemaking in the Holy Land

Recently I emailed questions to the auxiliary bishop of the Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem, Bishop William Shomali, asking him to share his...

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Thumbnail shimon peres credit chatham house via flickr cc by 20 cna Memory of Shimon Peres should inspire peace efforts, Pope says

Vatican City, Sep 28, 2016 / 08:57 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Upon learning about the death of Shimon Peres Wednesday, Pope Francis sent a telegram...

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Thumbnail shutterstock 558113467 My personal story as a Catholic conscientious objector

As I was trying to discern what God wanted me to write about, I walked into my 16-year-old son’s bedroom to discover a military calendar hanging on...

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Thumbnail pope francis gives urbi et orbi blessing from st peters basilica christmas day dec 25 2015 photo losservatore romano cna On Christmas Day, Pope Francis prays for peace around the world

Vatican City, Dec 25, 2016 / 05:36 am (CNA/EWTN News).- In his traditional "Urbi et Orbi" blessing Christmas Day, Pope Francis prayed that the...

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Thumbnail pope francis meets with papal representitives in vatican city sept 17 2016 credit losservatore romano cna Papal ambassadors issue global appeal to step-up peace efforts

Vatican City, Sep 19, 2016 / 10:35 am (CNA/EWTN News).- After spending three days in Rome to celebrate the Jubilee of Mercy, Pope Francis’...

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Thumbnail mildred norman peace pilgrim Peace pilgrim

In 1953, a woman from Vermont named Mildred Lisette Norman gave up all her worldly belongings, took on the name “Peace Pilgrim” and started...

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Thumbnail pope francis meets with members of the korean council of religious leaders at the vatican sept 2 2017 credit losservatore romano cna Pope emphasizes peace-building in meeting with Korean religious leaders

In a meeting with religious leaders from Korea on Saturday, Pope Francis said the world is looking to them for an example of how to work together...

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