Daily Archives: April 3, 2013

Notes on peace and justice

Franziska Jagerstatter dies at 100 The April issue of the Pax Christi International newsletter reported on the recent death of Franziska Jagerstatter, widow of Blessed Franz Jagerstatter, the Austrian conscientious objector who was executed by the Nazi regime in 1943. She died … Continue reading

Posted in CNS

Seven historic weeks, told in five and a half minutes

From Pope Benedict’s announcement that he would resign, to Pope Francis’ celebration of Easter Mass: images of one of the most extraordinary papal transitions in history — narrated by participants and first-hand observers.

Posted in Papal transition, Vatican