whether we’re talking about #paris #neworleans #elsalvador #syria #theviolenceeverywhere there is only one real Way to end violence in our communities and that is by building up and reweaving the social fabric of our communities and our world. in the words of #popepaul6 “if you want peace, struggle for justice.” (at Auditorium Ignacio Ellacuria Uca)

today I have the privilege of being a part of the 26th anniversary celebrations of the UCA martyrs in El Salvador (google it) those who stopped at nothing to work towards bridging the gaps between opposing forces in order to bring an end to violence. this is an excerpt from brinknews.com/myM (at Centro Monseñor Romero UCA)