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Keep up-to-date with Pax Christi and other peace-related events.  If you are organising a Pax Christi event in your own area send us details and we will post them here.

August Peace Events
Aug 3 @ 2:25 pm – Aug 17 @ 3:25 pm

August_London peace eventsDuring August we are promoting a number of Peace Events in London

3 – 17 August the Pax Christi ICON of peace will be on display in St Patrick’s Chapel, Westminster Cathedral

6 and 9 August vigils/times of prayer for  Hiroshima/Nagasaki vigils on Piazza, Westminster Cathedral and more

Pax Christi Hiroshima Vigil – Westminster Cathedral @ The Piazza, Westminster Cathedral
Aug 6 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

This is our annual vigil for Hiroshima.  We will have prayers at 11.30 and 3.30.  If you can come and help for an hour or so – giving out leaflets, talking with people, just phone the  office with times.  0208 203 4884.  The Pax Christi ICON of Peace will be in St Patrick’s Chapel from 3rd August as a focus for prayer and reflection.

Liverpool marks Hiroshima & Nagasaki @ Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral
Aug 6 @ 10:30 am – 3:30 pm

Pax Christi LIverpool  will hold a stall and Pax Christi display at Liverpool Met Cathedral on Thursday 6th August , Hiroshima Day and Sunday 9th August , Nagasaki Day from 10.30 till 3.30pm

Annual Hiroshima Day Service, Coventry Cathedral @ Chapel of Unity
Aug 6 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Hiroshima and Nagasaki commemoration for 70 anniversaries @ The Choir Chapel
Aug 6 @ 8:20 pm – 9:20 pm

This is the 30th commemoration for Hiroshima and Nakasaki organised by the Kent Justice and Peace Group.  All welcome.   Aylesford Hiroshima poster

Pax Christi Nagasaki Vigil – Westminster Cathedral @ The Piazza, Westminster Cathedral
Aug 9 @ 1:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Our annual Nagasaki vigil.  Prayers at 3.30.  If you are able to help for an hour or so please contact the office 0208 203 4884.  At 6.30 we will have the annual commemoration service for Franz Jaegerstaetter

Commemoration Service for Blessed Franz Jaegerstaetter @ Sacred Heart Church
Aug 9 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Commemoration service for Blessed Franz Jagerstatter

Commemoration service for Blessed Franz Jagerstatter

The annual Pax Christi commemoration of the life of  Blessed Franz Jagerstatter . Speaker, Chris Gabbett, head of Trinity School, Leamington Spa (a Pax Christi school)

This will be followed by the interfaith peace walk for Nagasaki day to Battersea Park

Flyer here

Blessed Oscar Romero Thanksgiving Mass @ St George's Cathedral
Aug 15 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

National thanksgiving Mass to celebrate the life, martyrdom and beatification of Oscar Romero.  Celebrant Cardinal Cormac Murphy O’Connor, Preacher Bishop John RawsthorneA4 Romero flyer July 2015.  Celebratory drink in Amigo Hall.

All welcome

World Week for Peace in Palestine & Israel @ An International Week of Action/Prayer
Sep 20 @ 11:33 am – Sep 27 @ 12:33 pm
Promotion leaflet for WWPPI 2015

Promotion leaflet for WWPPI 2015

The theme for   2015 is  Bridges not Walls  : “God has broken down the dividing Wall” (Ephesians 2:14).  Pax Christi is a member of the planning group for the week you can find more resources and information on  activities here 

Please let us know if  you plan an event in your community/church.

God has broken down the dividing walls: conference with Leeds Pax Christi @ Oxford Place Centre,
Sep 26 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm

Leeds Pax Christi with the Justice and Peace Commission of Leeds are organising this half-day conference to explore, reflect and pray about the different aspects of ths issues in this region.  More to follow…

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