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Global Days of Action on Military Spending (GDAMS) 10th April-9th May
Global Days of Action on Military Spending (GDAMS) 10th April-9th May
Apr 10 – May 9 all-day
Global Days of Action on Military Spending (GDAMS) 10th April-9th May
Pax Christ invites you to mark these days of action. Our resources here These dates were set by the global steering group to include:– April 15: Tax Day in the U.S. (the largest arms spender by some margin)– April 26: Release of the latest SIPRI figures on global military spending, which will be accompanied by GDAMS …
A Virtual Pilgrimage to Shrine of Our Lady 3:30 pm
A Virtual Pilgrimage to Shrine of Our Lady @ On-line from Our Lady of Hartley, Kent
May 1 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
The Shrine ranks as a Major Marian Shrine because, 100 years ago in May, Benedict XV approved a new title for Our Lady and attached indulgences to her shrine, including a Plenary Indulgence. Livestreamed gathering for hymns and prayers, ending with the 5.30pm parish Mass. It’s not generally known that this shrine owes its recognition …
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Tony Storey Memorial Lecture 11:00 am
Tony Storey Memorial Lecture @ ZOOM gathering hosted by Middlesbrough J&P
May 8 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Tony Storey Memorial Lecture @ ZOOM gathering hosted by Middlesbrough J&P
Pat Gaffney former Coordinator of Pax Christi and member of the Catholic Nonviolence Initiative will speak: Shining a light on the power and creativity of nonviolence. The Catholic Nonviolence Initiative 5 years on. The lecture is held every year in memory of Father Anthony Storey, a founding member of Middlesbrough Justice and Peace Commission and …
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Militarism today- challenges and responses 7:30 pm
Militarism today- challenges and responses
May 10 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Key issues facing Christian peacemakers: Militarism today- challenges and responses Join NCPO for the first of their meetings throughout May discussing some of the key issues currently facing Christian peacemakers. Each session will run twice, once in the daytime and the other in the evening of another day. Militarism today- challenges and responses  “At a …
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Militarism today- challenges and responses 12:00 pm
Militarism today- challenges and responses
May 11 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Key issues facing Christian peacemakers: Militarism today- challenges and responses Join NCPO throughout May to discuss some of the key issues currently facing Christian peacemakers. Each session will run twice, once in the daytime and the other in the evening of another day. Militarism today- challenges and responses  “At a time of uncertainty, spending and …
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Pilgrimage4Peace Launch
Pilgrimage4Peace Launch @ National
May 15 all-day
Pilgrimage4Peace Launch @ National
Today Pax Christi’s fundraiser Pilgrimage for Peace begins! Matt Jeziorski, Exec Member will cycle 50 miles from his home in Warrington to the graves of Tom and Peter Allen in Barrowford, Lancashire – Catholic Conscientious Objector brothers of the First World WarFausta Valentine, Administrator,  invites you to a ZOOM Dance-a-thon between 13.00-18.00 BST.Tim Devereux, (left) …
Conscientious Objectors Day 4:30 pm
Conscientious Objectors Day
May 15 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Conscientious Objectors Day
Join us online to remember those who have refused to participate in war and to show solidarity with conscientious objectors around the world today. Simply visit www.CO-Day.org at the time to watch the live stream. There will be a minute’s silence, songs and speeches from around the UK and beyond including:– Israeli conscientious objector Atalya Ben Abbah– …
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Caring for creation- tackling climate change 1:00 pm
Caring for creation- tackling climate change
May 17 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Key issues facing Christian peacemakers: Caring for creation- tackling climate change Join NCPO throughout May to discuss some of the key issues currently facing Christian peacemakers. Each session will run twice, once in the daytime and the other in the evening of another day. Caring for creation- tackling climate change “Climate change is one of …
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Pat Gaffney, London Walk – Pilgrimage4Peace 11:30 am
Pat Gaffney, London Walk – Pilgrimage4Peace
May 18 @ 11:30 am – 3:00 pm
Pat Gaffney, London Walk - Pilgrimage4Peace
Pat walking on Iona Pat Gaffney will lead a walk from Victoria to the Peace Pagoda in Battersea. The walk will take in sites that acknowledge peace and women and is approximately 8 miles. Support Pat here and get in touch with the office if you would like to join the walk.
Caring for creation- tackling climate change 7:30 pm
Caring for creation- tackling climate change
May 18 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Key issues facing Christian peacemakers: Caring for creation- tackling climate change Join NCPO throughout May to discuss some of the key issues currently facing Christian peacemakers. Each session will run twice, once in the daytime and the other in the evening of another day. Caring for creation- tackling climate change “Climate change is one of …
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Bruce Kent visits to London embassies – Pilgrimage4Peace
Bruce Kent visits to London embassies – Pilgrimage4Peace @ London
May 19 all-day
Bruce Kent visits to London embassies - Pilgrimage4Peace @ London
Bruce in action at Aldermaston Bruce Kent plans to visit Downing Street and the embassies of the other nuclear countries . Outside each he will read part of the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons, and deliver a personal letter to the Ambassador (and Prime Minister) requesting that they sign the Treaty. Support Bruce here
Pax Christi Quiz 7:00 pm
Pax Christi Quiz
May 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Pax Christi Quiz
To register go to:  https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUlduGupzopE9CujtTCyZFMwDzZmB5pNsOM
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Sean Finlay cycle ride – Pilgrimage4Peace
Sean Finlay cycle ride – Pilgrimage4Peace
May 20 all-day
Sean Finlay, Pax Christi member from Wisbech, will undertake a loop bike ride on 20 May, with friends, starting at the disused RAF Sculthorpe via Walsingham. You can donate to Sean here
Merseyside Pax Christi calling our government to account in the light of the TPNW. 12:00 pm
Merseyside Pax Christi calling our government to account in the light of the TPNW.
May 20 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Vigil at Liverpool Law Courts/ Victoria Monument to highlight the fact that Nuclear Weapons are illegal and to express our solidarity with the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons. Info- 077 469 19915
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Blessed Franz Jägerstätter Feast Day
Blessed Franz Jägerstätter Feast Day
May 21 all-day
Blessed Franz Jägerstätter Feast Day
Blessed Franz Jägerstätter Today marks the Feast of Blessed Franz who was executed in Austria in August 1943 for his refusal to serve in Hitler’s army. He was Beatified in Linz Diocese in 2007. Pax Christi has followed the story and witness of Franz for many years and has created a wide range of resources …
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Pax Christi AGM 10:15 am
Pax Christi AGM @ On-line ZOOM
May 22 @ 10:15 am – 1:30 pm
Pax Christi AGM @ On-line ZOOM
More info to come….
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Owning racism as a white problem- and really changing 7:00 pm
Owning racism as a white problem- and really changing
May 25 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Key issues facing Christian peacemakers: Owning racism as a white problem- and really changing Join NCPO throughout May to discuss some of the key issues currently facing Christian peacemakers. Each session will run twice, once in the daytime and the other in the evening of another day. Owning racism as a white problem- and really …
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Owning racism as a white problem- and really changing 2:00 pm
Owning racism as a white problem- and really changing
May 27 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Key issues facing Christian peacemakers: Owning racism as a white problem- and really changing Join NCPO throughout May to discuss some of the key issues currently facing Christian peacemakers. Each session will run twice, once in the daytime and the other in the evening of another day. Owning racism as a white problem- and really …
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