Tuesday, 14th September: 10.30 meeting for 11am start
Pax Christi Peace Pilgrimage to the Excel Arms Fair Site
Meet at 10.30am at St Anne’s RC Church, 1 Berwick Road, Custom House, London EC16 3DR to walk to ExCel Centre for DSEI day of Action.
Nearest Station: Prince Regent DLR
All welcome to join us.
There is a very good Community Café near to ExCel, in Cundy Road, but it can get very busy. You may want to bring your own refreshments.
It would be helpful if you could let us know that you are hoping to come, by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
This will enable us to let you know if there are any changes due to Police Security arrangements.
If you are using the above map, for the church in Berwick Street, keep walking up Prince Regent Lane and it’s on the left.
For more information on the vigil on the 13th, click here.
18th to 25th September 2021 will be the World Week for Peace in Palestine and Israel.
The World Council of Churches encourages churches, congregations, faith organisations and civil society groups from across the world to come together for a week of prayer and witness for a just peace in Palestine and Israel.
Pax Christi resources from previous years are available here and resources for 2021 will be available soon.
The Executive Committee of Pax Christi England and Wales will be meeting on 25th September.
A Christian Response to Israeli Apartheid
Sabeel-Kairos UK Annual Conference
Saturday 25th September 10:30am-1pm (BST) on zoom.
During this conference Jonathan Kuttab will give his expert view on Israeli apartheid, and how this affects those living in Israel and Palestine. Rifat Kassis and Omar Haramy will talk about their work on the ground with Christian communities in Palestine and Israel.
There will also be the opportunity to explore the issues more deeply through two workshops and to worship together with music from Garth Hewitt and reflection from Revd. Dr Stephen Sizer.
After the Conference, registered members of Sabeel-Kairos UK are invited to join us for the annual AGM.
To register, click here.
For more information visit: https://www.sabeel-kairos.org.uk/sabeel-kairos-conference-and-agm-2021/
Join others around the world at 12 noon, alone or with a group/parish, to say the Vow of Nonviolence . A great act of solidarity on this International Day of Nonviolence
oin Pax Christi on 2 October, International Day of Nonviolence, to watch the film The Third Harmony, followed by discussion.
Based on 30+ hours of interviews with prominent nonviolent activists and scholars, scientists, teachers, practitioners of restorative justice, and others. It tells the story of nonviolence, the greatest overlooked resource in human experience.
Register here Trailer here
Donations welcome towards costs of evening.
Leeds J&P and Pax Christi are organising a liturgy for Catholic Nonviolence Days of Action / end of season of creation on October 4th at 7.30 pm online.
It will be a time to reflect on the interconnectedness of climate change and conflict.
To register, visit the Leeds J&P website: https://www.leedsjp.org.uk/