25 Jan 2023
Episode 2: The Origins of the "Center" - Part 2

In this episode, host Marsha Thrall continues the "origin story" conversation with Sister Jan Cebula, Sister LaVern Olberding, and Sister Maria Zeimen.

During the conversation, the Sisters share personal stories about their journey towards embracing an ethic of active nonviolence and peacemaking. And also, the Sisters share sources and resources to aid listeners in seeking out ways to explore a "centered" approach to active nonviolence and peacemaking.







Resources to Learn and Read More About Active Nonviolence and Peacemaking


Recommended Reading:

Francis: The Journey and the Dream – Written by Murray Bodo, OFM

The Kingdom of God is Within You – Written by Leo Tolstoy

The Reckless Way of Love: Notes on Following Jesus – Written by Dorothy Day

Civil Disobedience – Written by Henry David Thoreau

Where Do We Go From Here: Chaos or Community – Written by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.


Recommended Resources:

The Martin Luther King, Jr. Research and Education Institute at Stanford University

Pace e Bene Services

Pax Christi USA

The Metta Center for Nonviolence

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