Martin Luther King Jr., 1929-1968
- Written by Martin Luther King Jr.
A collection of quotations from Martin Luther King Jr., compiled by People for the American Way...
EXHORTATION: John Paul II celebrates World Day of Peace (Jan. 1, 2004)
- Written by Pope John Paul II
Pope Paul VI began the practice of declaring January 1 a World Day of Prayer for Peace in 1968, and John Paul II has made this a tradition. This year's communication, the current pope's 25th and, as the 83-year-old Supreme Pontiff's health fails, perhaps his last, is particularly moving -- and timely. Neither the U.S. nor Iraq is not mentioned, but they were clearly in John Paul's mind...
DIALOGUE: Can religion be a force for peace?
- Written by Ervin Laszlo, Stanislav Grof, and Peter Russell