Re-Commitment to Gospel Non-Violence
Leadership Team Liaison: Bernie Survil
Active Members: Harry Bury (Chair), Bernie Survil (Co-chair), Bob Cushing, Doug Doussan
Purpose: To invite and occasion personal and organizational re-commitment to Gospel Non-Violence in response to the "Appeal to the Catholic Church" issued in April, 2016 by the Vatican's Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace together with Pax Christi International.
For further information or to offer your thoughts, please contact AUSCP through Office@uscatholicprists.org
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