The newsletter of Pax Christi Metro New York

“Kerux” is the Greek word meaning “herald”. As the name of our newsletter, it reminds us that
we are to be heralds of God’s nonviolent love. We welcome letters, articles and reviews.

In addition to our quarterly newsletter, Kerux Live! offers immediate access to current news and feature articles.

You may also wish to check out our online-only current book review.

Rosemarie Pace, director                           Anne Bjornson, editor


Download the Current Edition in Adobe Acrobat: Fall, 2019, No 121

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An Anti-Racism Perspective on Open Wide Our Hearts, the November 2018 Bishops’ Pastoral Letter on Racism
As a member of Pax Christi USA’s Anti-Racism Team, author Mary Yelenick provides an informed critique of the second U.S. Bishops’ Pastoral on Racism and recommends books to read that she purports present a more courageous exploration of “the unvarnished story of racism and the Catholic Church.”

A Very Pax Christi Weekend
In mid-July, the Regional Leaders of Pax Christi USA met with each other and with the PCUSA staff and National Council to share experiences, priorities, and processes happening inside PCUSA national headquarters and across the country. This article offers a taste of what was discussed, learned, and celebrated.

Farewell and Welcome!
The end of one fiscal year and the beginning of a new one bring changes and transitions to PCMNY. Read about the sad departure of two Board members, the welcome arrival of one new Board member, the gift of a young and energetic summer volunteer, and the exciting arrival of a new staff person.

An Invitation
PCMNY is eager to build its Board. This invitation presents what you need to know to become or encourage others to become PCMNY Board members.

Nominate Peacemakers for 2020
It’s time to nominate peacemakers for 2020. Here you’ll find the guidelines to do so. The deadline is November 6th, so think about whom you’d like to honor and let us know.

Don’t forget to check out all our upcoming events. There’s always a lot happening at PCMNY. And since the list is not complete, periodically be sure to visit our Events page here on the web so as not to miss any updates.

The Calendar
provides a quick summary of our events and a few more dates for meetings and mailings. You’re always welcome to come, sit in, and help out.

Finally,please remember PCMNY’s Annual Appeal.  Please reflect on the many reasons you value PCMNY, and respond as generously as possible to the 2018-2019 Annual Appeal if you have not already done so. THANK YOU!



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