Articles on this issue "pacifism"
Peace will never be the result of \"structural mechanisms and processes,\" says Cardinal Renato Martino. Rather, it needs \"peacemakers and peaceful people,\" he contends. The distinction the …read more
Opponents of the war in Iraq should help in the country's pacification, says a Vatican official. Archbishop Giovanni Lajolo, Vatican secretary for relations with states, made that affirmation …read more
The United States is not closed to the Holy See's position which seeks a peaceful solution to the Iraqi crisis, says the Vatican's permanent observer at the United Nations. Archbishop …read more
The Holy See is not "pacifist" but rather "peace-making," says Cardinal Angelo Sodano when explaining the Pope's efforts over the past months to avoid a new war in Iraq. "The Holy See is not …read more
As the possibility of war in Iraq grows, the Church is also feeling the heat. The repeated pleas for peace issued by the Pope, members of the Roman Curia and assorted bishops' conferences have …read more