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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.

May
1
Fri
Climate Changes Everything: vigil of hope and solidarity @ Maria Assumpta Chapel
May 1 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Download flyer Maria Assumpta Vigil  Part of the Pray and Fast for the Climate Movement.  After the vigil there will be food to share and time to network.

This event is organised by the Religions of the Assumption JPIC, Pax Christi and the Columban Missionaries in Britain

May
15
Fri
International Conscientious Objectors’ Day @ Tavistock Square
May 15 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

 

Conscientious Objector Memorial Stone

Conscientious Objector Memorial Stone

Download a flyer  This is an annual event is held in Tavistock Square.

The International Conscientious Objectors’ Day ceremony in London, will focus especially on the role of women war resisters.

Speakers will be Mia Tamarin, a recent Israeli CO, and Sheila Triggs of the Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom (which started 100 years ago after the International Women’s Congress in The Hague).

Music provided by members of Raised Voices and the Red and Green choir. Flowers will be laid at the Conscientious Objectors’ stone in Tavistock Square. All welcome. 12 noon. Pax Christi is a member of the First World War Peace Forum

Jun
6
Sat
Pax Christi Annual General Meeting, London @ Holy Apostles Parish Hall
Jun 6 all-day

2AGM15 editedOur Annual General Meeting is open to all our members and supporters.  A great opportunity to hear about  our work, meet like-minded people and be inspired.

This year, we have  invited Ziad Hilal sj to be with us and speak about his work.  Ziad works with JRS  Homs Syria.

We will also award the 2015 Pax Christi Peace Award.  Archbishop Malcolm McMahon our National President will be with us.

Jul
17
Fri
The Things that Make for Peace: National J&P Conference @ The Hayes Conference Centre,
Jul 17 @ 6:00 pm – Jul 19 @ 2:00 pm

Pax Christi is a key supporter of this Annual Conference (Booking Form)   Pax Christi’s Pat Gaffney will  chair the Conference.  Speakers include Pro Paul Rogers, Schools of Social and International Studies, University of Bradford.  Fr Edu Gariquez, a Filipino religious leader and environmentalist.  The ‘Things that Make for Peace; recognises that poverty, injustice and environmental destruction are both causes and consequences of conflict, so that all the issues we engage with across the J&P network have their part to play in building a peaceful world.

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