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.
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.
During 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 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
The annual Pax Christi commemoration of the life of Blessed Franz Jagerstatter . This will be followed by the interfaith peace walk for Nagasaki day to Battersea Park
Speaker to be confirmed.
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.
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…