Father Daniel Berrigan, S.J.

One is called to live non-violently, even if the change one works for seems impossible. - Father Darren Berrigan, S.J.

Violent Language Handout – Pax Christi

Violent language handout presented by Pax Christi during the Ignatian Family Teach-In for Justice View Full Document: Pax Christi - VIOLENT LANGUAGE Excerpt from Violent Language Document: Violent phrases that have become the ‘norm’…

How do we teach our children peace in the midst of so much violence?

Knowing all of this, how do we teach our children peace amid all of this violence? The answer may be right in front of us and actually quite challenging. We must be people of peace ourselves. For some this call to action could be rooted in the model of Christ, for others in Gandhi, Martin Luther King, Jr., or Dorothy Day, to name just a few. Our everyday actions with our children will need to be analyzed for the messages they send about how to treat others, even those who harm us.