Newsletter - Justice and Peace - Peacehttp://www.domhou.org/default.aspx?act=newsletter.aspx&category=Justice and Peace - Peaceen-us2017-11-21T00:06:01.5335447-06:00Christian Peacemaker Teamshttp://www.domhou.org/default.aspx?act=newsletter.aspx&category=Justice and Peace - Peace&newsletterid=2371/7/2014 12:00:00 AM<p>Christian Peacemaker Teams (CPT): Partnering with nonviolent movements around the world, CPT seeks to embody an inclusive, ecumenical and diverse community of God's love.&nbsp; Believing ,we can transform war and occupation, our own lives, and the wider Christian world through:<br>the nonviolent power of God's truth<br>partnership with local peacemakers<br>bold action,<br>CPT places teams at the invitation of local peacemaking communities that are confronting situations of lethal conflict.Human Rightshttp://www.domhou.org/default.aspx?act=newsletter.aspx&category=Justice and Peace - Peace&newsletterid=23812/9/2013 12:00:00 AM<p>HUMAN RIGHTS DAY: December 10 is International Human Rights Day<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Rights of Mexicans seeking political asylum in the context of U.S. Immigration Policy <br>Conversation with the Alvarado Sisters and a panel discussion<br>December 10, 6:30 p.m.<br>Dominican Sisters Meeting Room <br>6501 Almeda Rd Houston, TX 77004<br>See the attached flyer for details.Remebering the Martyrshttp://www.domhou.org/default.aspx?act=newsletter.aspx&category=Justice and Peace - Peace&newsletterid=23910/30/2013 12:00:00 AM<p>Between 1980 and 1991, El Salvador was engulfed in a civil war in which thousands of civilians were killed, tortured, or suffered other severe human rights abuses. Among those that were routinely tortured and killed, often because of spurious allegations that they assisted leftist guerilla insurgents, were priests and nuns, lay church workers, union leaders, land reform workers and students.Dominican Call to Justicehttp://www.domhou.org/default.aspx?act=newsletter.aspx&category=Justice and Peace - Peace&newsletterid=2404/2/2013 12:00:00 AM<p>The North American Dominican Justice Promoters respond to the call for justice in our world today. Engaging in issues using the pastoral model of seeing, judging, and acting, we preach with the eyes, mind, and heart of who we are.