Pax Christi Austin Records
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Pax Christi Austin is a chapter of Pax Christi USA, the Catholic peace and justice movement. The local chapter was organized in 1982. Pax Christi Austin strives to be the prophetic voice of peacemakers and justice seekers in the Central Texas Church. PCA is dedicated to fostering the spirituality of nonviolence and peacemaking; to working for disarmament, demilitarization, reconciliation and justice; to effecting economic and interracial justice in the US; and to supporting human rights and global restoration.
Accessed: 2011 March 14
The Pax Christi Austin records include administrative files, meeting agendas and minutes, correspondence, event flyers and programs that highlight the activities of the organization from 1983 to 1985. Of interest are the organizational planning documents from 1983 when it was decided to develop a new organizational structure for the group going forward. These records offer insight into the nature of the organization.
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Pax Christi Austin Records (AR.1991.043). Austin History Center, Austin Public Library, Texas.
Donor #: DO/1989/005
Donation Date: 1989
Finding aid created and encoded by Molly Hults/2011.
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