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First World War & Remembrance

Over the coming  years Pax Christi  will be preparing events and creating resources to ensure that the 2014-2018 commemorations reflect the need for repentance and  change  and lead to a commitment to peacemaking.  Here we offer information on  events, articles and talks, general resources, films and visuals, and resources for services and vigils  Also see …

Members’ News 2016

October 2016:  Pax Christi member Paul McGowan reports on the West Midland Pension Fund  cluster bomb campaign – ramifications of success Significant changes have happened in the last month. Textron (USA) announced its intention to cease production of cluster bombs. Pressure groups on both sides of the Atlantic have contributed to this, as has the …

Members’ News 2017

Pax Christi Liverpool event for Prisoners for Peace Day, 1 December 2017 John Usher reports: To mark ‘Prisoners for Peace Day’, last Friday lunchtime, Jan, Kath, Martyn and I ran a stall in a square surrounded by Liverpool University buildings, where we invited the passing students to send messages of encouragement to conscientious objectors imprisoned …

Remembrance 2018

Over the coming months we will be adding resources to this page to help you to commemorate the peace message and challenge of Remembrance. Leaflet and postcard with ideas on how to approach Remembrance 2018.  Order postcard. This image has been commissioned by the First World War Peace Forum as something that might be used across the …


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News Reports

A month by month Pax Christi press stories    

Pax Christi – Peace Sunday 20 January 2019

The theme for 2019 is  “Good politics serves peace”   marked on 20 January 2019 Every year Pax Christi promotes the Holy Father’s World Peace Day Message on the 2nd Sunday in Ordinary Time.  This is in the Liturgical Calendar cycle of prayer. Pax Christi  sends resource materials to every parish in the country to help them …