Peace Sunday 2022

The title Pope Francis has chosen for the 55th Message for the World Day of Peace is

“Education, work and dialogue between generations: tools for building lasting peace”.

It is promoted with the support of the International Affairs Department of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales.

Pax Christi depends very much on financial contributions we receive from Peace Sunday parish collections.  In the present circumstances we would be doubly grateful for any donation you are able to make towards our work for peace.

Resources to download

Peace Sunday Logo

Justpeace with poster and hints on how to promote Peace

Order form for Peace Sunday materials

Don’t forget that these resources can be used at any time of year. If 16 January is not convenient for your parish or group, hold your own ‘Peace Sunday’ later on.

Parish resources

Sunday Liturgy booklet with suggested penitential prayer, homily reflections and bidding prayers

Family activities / resources for children

Activities and Prayers for Children

Music for Peace Sunday

With permission of the songwriters, you are welcome to use this new hymn in your Peace Sunday services.  The music is available in two arrangements here:

Peace Perfect Peace – recorded specially by Holy Apostles Folk Group, Pimlico, London.

Resources produced for previous Peace Sundays are available here


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