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We need a just war tradition that is clear and attempts to regulate modern warfare (AP)

Why we still need just war theory

Campaigners are urging the Vatican to abandon the tradition. They don’t realise how much it has already evolved

Plus: Charles Guthrie on the perils of pacifism

Cardinal Peter Turkson, president of the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace, (CNS)

Cardinal Peter Turkson has called for a ‘broad and deeply felt’ debate on just war theory

Participants in Pax Christi's Good Friday Way of the Cross procession in New York (PA)

Conference attendees called for a new way of thinking ‘consistent with Gospel nonviolence’

Bishop Malcolm McMahon presents the Campbells with the award

Couple receive peace prize

Audrey and Frank Campbell received their award from Pax Christi’s national president, Bishop Malcolm McMahon of Nottingham