Pax Christi Catholic Community Blog
November 12, 2018
Last July, three Pax Christi community members spent a week at Hogar Teresa Toda in Azua, Dominican Republic as part of an annual mission trip that the Church of St. Edward’s in Bloomington has led for 16 years.  The three of us—Victoria Gregus, Joan Pare, and I ...
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August 24, 2018
One of the goals of the Arts, Campus & Gardens Council this year was to implement an improved plan for the care and maintenance of the garden areas we have here at Pax Christi.  We have engaged the assistance of several master Gardeners to oversee, guide and educate our ...
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August 14, 2018
Among the many transitions we make in life there is one that is final.  Visiting Fr. Tim Power’s grave in Pleasant Hill Cemetery adjacent to Pax Christi brings a new perspective to moving from death to new life.  His memorial stone records his birth date and his d...
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August 07, 2018
There he found a man named Aeneas, who had been confined to bed for eight years, for he was paralyzed. Peter said to him, "Aeneas, Jesus Christ heals you. Get up and make your bed." He got up at once.     –Acts 9:33-34 Parishioner Anne Kieser shares her...
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July 31, 2018
Two years does not a tradition make, however perhaps the Senior High School Mission Trip will soon become a tradition for me. This past June I, along with our High School Youth Minister Jessie Johnson, had the opportunity to join a group of 9 faith-filled high schoolers from Pax ...
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July 16, 2018
What can I say about Jordan and the Holy Land? It was like a dream to be where Jesus lived, died and rose! I learned many things from the guide as we drove across stable Jordan, the buffer zone country.  The home of the Dead Sea, and the Old Testament, the fertile land of...
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July 10, 2018
I just wanted to share a service project that the Ad Altare Dei group just completed.  Throughout our meetings this fall and winter I have used the "Disciples on a Mission" theme as part of our coursework. Part of the study for their AAD emblem is to complete a major serv...
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June 26, 2018
Before George Harrison died in 2001, he was interviewed and talked about his life, including his experience with the Beatles. He said that when they first started out, “it was all about the fame.” And of course, the Beatles had more fame than they ever dreamed of havi...
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June 01, 2018
When was the last time you made a collage? Perhaps you have created a vision board, or perhaps you use images in your journal practice. For most of us, I imagine that we recall the joys of making a collage either with our children or from our own childhood. What if, now as an adu...
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May 29, 2018
Any given Monday Sharon Karkanen can be found at Pax Christi. “It doesn’t take me long to do what I do,” Sharon laughs, “oh maybe just an hour to an hour and half at most. It is really pretty quick and easy.” The volunteer philosophy she shares, ...
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