REGIONAL NEWS: Pax Christi Metro NY honors 2014 peacemakers
Pax Christi Metro New York coordinator
Pax Christi Metro New York (PCMNY) is very proud to announce this year’s honorees and to celebrate not only their accomplishments but also what they stand for. This year’s Peacemakers are exceptional in their commitment to end gun violence, abolish nuclear weapons, advocate for Palestinian rights, and serve the poor and needy. They stand strong in their resolve to offer compassionate alternatives inspired by their values and beliefs.
On Sunday, June 1st, Pax Christi Metro New York (PCMNY) will be paying tribute to Sandy Hook Promise; Maryknoll Sister Jean Fallon; and The Carmelite Commission for Peace, Justice, and the Integrity of Creation.
Sandy Hook Promise (SHP) formed as an organization after the tragic mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in December, 2012, that claimed the lives of 20 first graders and 6 educators. Community members, parents, and spouses who lost…
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