TAKE ACTION: Sign the petition asking our elected officials to employ diplomacy with Iran

Politicians & world leaders need to stop playing with people’s lives. We are not pawns on a chessboard, we are one human family.

PAX CHRISTI USA

Pax Christi USA has signed onto the following letter to Members of Congress asking them to choose diplomacy over sanctions in engaging Iran. We encourage you to add your name to the petition today.

To our elected officials:

iranAs Catholics who love our country and believe in its power to promote peace and stability in the world, we urge you and your colleagues to oppose additional sanctions or take any other action at this time that could undermine the negotiation process with Iran over its nuclear program.

Pope Francis and the Vatican have made it clear: “The Holy See is firmly convinced that the present difficulties [in Iran] can and must be overcome through diplomatic channels, making use of all the means that diplomacy has at its disposal, and considers it necessary to overcome the various obstacles which impede mutual trust.”

Unfortunately, some in the Senate are seeking to immediately…

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