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Inspired by Gandhi 2015 - An International Writing Competition

An International Writing Competition organised by Sampad
– South Asian Arts Development

“Be the change that you wish to see in the world”
~ Mahatma Gandhi ~ 166 more words

Gandhi

My Sin

My Sin

Before I get going on my reflections for this morning, day 166 of my St. Ignatius exercises, let me tell you about what happened to me last night when I woke up one time. 632 more words

On the Complexity of Sin and Human Action

You might be familiar with the classic scene from Winnie the Pooh where Pooh gets stuck halfway through the window in Rabbit’s house. It occurred to me recently that this is a great depiction of how many of us find ourselves in the world. 955 more words

Quiet Pilgrim

Our March Newsletter

Here are the opening words from our Project Peace Newsletter for March.  Please click on the link at the end to see the full newsletter. 262 more words

Palestine

Friday Puzzler: Why Spend on Civil Resistance Abroad?

Guest post by Scott Wisor

A recent post by Erica Chenoweth explores why it is that governments like China, and other authoritarian countries, attempt to restrict access to websites that share information on strategies of non-violent resistance. 407 more words

Foreign Policy

64 Day Season of Nonviolence - Week 5

The Season, launched at the United Nations in 1998, marks the annual 64 calendar days between the memorial anniversary of the assassination of Mohandas K. Gandhi on January 30 and that of the Rev. 326 more words

What Can We Do About ISIS?

This post and the article found here are a bit heavy, even by my standards, but I’ll risk it.

Like most Americans, I find the violence and brutality practiced by ISIS (or ISIL or DA’ASH) deplorable, despicable, and sickening–irrespective of who their victims may be. 277 more words

Discipleship