Category Archives: Peacemaking

The Interfaith Conference on Drone Warfare—January 23-25, Princeton, NJ

You are invited to an interfaith conference on lethal drones, sponsored by several national denominations and faith groups. Princeton Theological Seminary Dinner on Friday, January 23 through lunch on Sunday, January 25, 2015 The conference will be addressing such questions … Continue reading

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Civil Discourse in America: Finding Common Ground for the Greater Good—October 22, Live Webcast

On October 22, The Episcopal Church will host and produce a groundbreaking forum on an important topic in our society:  Civil Discourse in America: Finding Common Ground for the Greater Good. The 90-minute live webcast will originate from historic Christ … Continue reading

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War is NOT the Answer: Developing a Culture of Peace in the 21st Century—October 26, Lancaster

From Lancaster Interchurch Peace Witness (http://www.lancasterinterchurchpeacewitness.org): WHEN: Sunday, October 26, 2:00 – 4:00 PM WHERE: Friends Meeting House 110 Tulane Terrace, Lancaster, PA 17603 (All are welcome. Offering will be received) Chuck Fager is an American activist, author, editor and publisher. As an outspoken and prominent … Continue reading

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Militarism and Human Rights Abuses in Latin America—October 12, Lancaster

From Lancaster Interchurch Peace Witness (http://www.lancasterinterchurchpeacewitness.org): Speaker:  Roy Bourgeois, Founder of School of Americas Watch, Former Maryknoll Priest WHEN: Sunday, October 12, 3:00 PM WHERE: Lancaster Church of the Brethren 1601 Sunset Ave., Lancaster, PA (All are welcome. Offering will be received) Roy Bourgeois was born in … Continue reading

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Pursuing the Spiritual Roots of Protest—September 29, Lancaster

From Lancaster Interchurch Peace Witness (http://www.lancasterinterchurchpeacewitness.org): In November, 1964, the giants from that generation of peace activists met at Gethsemani Abbey in the hills of Kentucky to discern a faithful Christian response to the war and injustice of the ‘60s.  … Continue reading

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Action Alert: Ferguson Looks Like a War Zone; Here’s Why…

By now we have seen that the tragedy of institutionalized racism and brutality in this country continues to play out in Ferguson, Missouri. Read J. Herbert Nelson’s A Call for More Than Judicial Remedies to the Killing of African-American Boys … Continue reading

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Ferguson, Missouri: A Moment of Opportunity

From Everyday Democracy (http://www.everyday-democracy.org): Once again we find ourselves in this place – a place of tragedy, pain, outrage, frustration and confusion. One tragedy in Ferguson is that another mother, father, and community are experiencing a deep loss.  The life … Continue reading

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Iraqi Peacemaker and Medical Missionary Jeremy Courtney to Speak—September 5, York

Hearts & Minds, a bookstore in Dallastown, will sponsor “An Evening with Author and Activist Jeremy Courtney,” speaking on his book Preemptive Love: Making Peace One Heart at a Time at 7:00 PM, Friday September 5th at First Presbyterian Church, 225 East Market … Continue reading

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Exploring the Founders’ Vision: America’s Multi-Faith Beginnings–September 14, Harrisburg

From the Interfaith Alliance of Pennsylvania (http://www.tia-pa.org/): Join Central Pennsylvanians for an important community event! Sponsored by The Interfaith Alliance of Pennsylvania and hosted by St. Stephen’s Episcopal Cathedral Date: Sunday, September 14, 2014 Time: 2:00 p.m. Place: St. Stephen’s … Continue reading

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Tell Your Stories About Your Vision for “The America We Want” (Gun Violence)

From CeaseFirePA (http://www.ceasefirepa.org): We already told you about the NRA proposals that make clear that the gun extremists envision an America where everyone has a gun everywhere. Well, we’ve been fighting that agenda and pushing back against that vision of … Continue reading

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