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Choosing Peace – New Book on Gospel Nonviolence

Posted by Ryan Hall
06.01.18

What if Catholics were best-known for leading on nonviolence and peacemaking? What if in times of conflict or crisis, Catholics around the world put into practice their expertise in mediation, conflict resolution, or nonviolent resistance? And what if, in parishes … read more

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A Radical Prayer for Meaning

Posted by Erin Bechtol
05.30.18

Radical Prayers: On Peace, Love, and Nonviolence is a guide to daily connection to God through prayers that meditate on the challenges facing us today. With reflections on each continent, wildlife, and homelessness among many more topics, John Dear guides us … read more

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John Dear Wraps Up Fifty City Book Tour

Posted by Erin Bechtol
05.27.18

John Dear just wrapped up an expansive 50 city book tour that he began February of this year for the launch of his most recent book, They Will Inherit the Earth: Peace and Nonviolence in a Time of Climate Change. Over … read more

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Deadline Approaching for Pilgrimage Applications

Posted by Erin Bechtol
05.16.18

Only a little less than a month to complete and submit applications for Pace e Bene’s pilgrimage to Assisi in June 2019 led by Rev. John Dear and Dr. Ken Butigan! From June 23-30, 2019 we will embark on a one-week pilgrimage … read more

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Ten Things I Learned from Daniel Berrigan

Posted by Erin Bechtol
05.09.18

by Jim Forest, reposted with permission from Jim Forest I first met Dan Berrigan thanks to Dorothy Day. In the latter part of 1961 she had brought me with her to a small gathering in an apartment on the west … read more

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St. Anthony Messenger’s Interview with John Dear

Posted by Erin Bechtol
04.30.18

Last week, Father John Dear was interviewed by Mark Lombard of St. Anthony Messenger. Currently entering the final month of his book tour for his new title They Will Inherit the Earth: Peace and Nonviolence in a Time of Climate Change, John … read more

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NCR Interviews John Dear in Madison, WI

Posted by Erin Bechtol
04.16.18

John Dear is halfway through his nationwide 50-city book tour to launch the release of his latest book They Will Inherit the Earth: Peace & Nonviolence in a Time of Climate Change. During this tour, while in Madison, WI on April 4, … read more

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Seeking Social Media Consultant

Posted by Ryan Hall
04.11.18

Pace e Bene Nonviolence Service (paceebene.org) is a non-profit organization working to foster a just and peaceful world through nonviolence education, community-building, and action. We seek a part-time Social Media Consultant to promote and expand our work on various online … read more

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The Old Testament Case for Nonviolence by Matthew Curtis Fleischer

Posted by Erin Bechtol
04.05.18

“Do not leave alive anything that breathes.”—God The violence in the Old Testament is one of the biggest obstacles facing Christianity today. Believers regularly identify it as one of the most confounding and challenging aspects of the entire Bible. Unbelievers … read more

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Who Is Your King? Who Is Your God?

Posted by Ryan Hall
04.04.18

The following address was delivered between five and six o’clock by Rev. Emmanuel Charles McCarthy  on April 4, 1993 at the Lorraine Motel in Memphis, Tennessee. Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr., was assassinated there at 6:02 P.M., twenty-five years earlier … read more

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A Radical Prayer for Personal Peace

by Erin Bechtol // Campaign Nonviolence

Radical Prayers: On Peace, Love, and Nonviolence is a guide to daily connection to God through prayers that meditate on the challenges facing us today. With reflections on each continent, wildlife, and homelessness among many more topics, John Dear guides us … read more

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Watch John Dear’s Book Tour Lecture in Toledo, Ohio

by Erin Bechtol // Campaign Nonviolence

On April 10, John Dear brought his 50 city book tour for his new book, They Will Inherit the Earth: Peace & Nonviolence in a Time of Climate Change, to the Franciscan Center of Lourdes University in Toledo, Ohio. In his lecture, Fr. … read more

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A Radical Prayer for Meaning

by Erin Bechtol // Home Page News

Radical Prayers: On Peace, Love, and Nonviolence is a guide to daily connection to God through prayers that meditate on the challenges facing us today. With reflections on each continent, wildlife, and homelessness among many more topics, John Dear guides us … read more

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