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REGISTER NOW! Lord, Let Our Eyes Be Opened: Breaking the Chains of Mass Incarceration

REGISTRATION IS OPEN! Please join us for Lord, Let Our Eyes Be Opened: Breaking the Chains of Mass Incarceration at the Red Lion Hotel and Conference Center in Harrisburg (4751 Lindle Road, Harrisburg) beginning the evening of Friday, October 23 and running through … Continue reading

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At Home Together: The Church and the Immigrant Family—September 1, Philadelphia

In advance of Pope Francis’s first visit to the United States to participate in the 2015 World Meeting of Families, the Archdiocese of Philadelphia, the World Meeting of Families, the Center for Migration Studies of New York, Villanova University, the … Continue reading

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Understanding the Iran Deal with Zia Mian—September 3, Philadelphia

Thursday 3 September | 7 PM Germantown Friends School, Yarnall Auditorium, 31 West Coulter Street, Germantown/Philadelphia 19144 Been seeing those ads on TV?  It’s really time to understand the peace agreement with Iran, and who’s trying to wreck it!   What are … Continue reading

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Americans in Struggle Film Series 2015

From the Philadelphia Unemployment Project (http://www.philaup.org/): 6 PM Tuesday nights CCP Winnet Student Life Building Room S2-3 Refreshments from 5:30 Learn about some of the struggles the American people have waged over our history or continue to wage in order … Continue reading

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4th Annual 9/11 Peace Symposium: Peace in Our Time?—September 12, Elizabethtown

10-4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 12, 2015 Elizabethtown College Susquehanna Room/Myers Hall Luncheon Keynote Speaker Seyed Hossein Mousavian, Former Spokesman for Iran in Nuclear Negotiations with European Union   Join the World Affairs Council of Harrisburg for a discussion of global successes … Continue reading

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Iran and the US: The Nuclear Deal and Beyond—September 12, Lancaster

Saturday, September 12, 2015 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. (Location TBA) LIPW is honored to sponsor this timely lecture by Dr. Seyed Hossein Mousavian. Seyed Hossein Mousavian is a Research Scholar at the Program on Science and Global Security. He is … Continue reading

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Healing Communities Training—November 5 & 7, Lancaster

Thursday, November 5, 2015, 8:30am – 4:00pm LOCATION:  St Thomas Episcopal Church, 301 St Thomas Rd, Lancaster, PA  17601 REGISTER ONLINE AT: http://rmohc-20151105.eventbrite.com Saturday, November 7, 2015, 8:30am – 4:00pm LOCATION: Ebenezer Baptist Church, 701 North Lime St (corner of Lime & … Continue reading

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No Compulsion in Religion: The Challenge of Faith & Freedom—September 10, Harrisburg

From the Interfaith Alliance of Pennsylvania (http://www.tia-pa.org/): Thursday, September 10, 2015, 6:00 pm Goodwin Memorial Baptist Church, 2447 Green Street, Harrisburg, PA 17110 We live in a multi-faith society. Yet, historically, our faith traditions have not taught us how to … Continue reading

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Healing Communities Training—October 23, Harrisburg

Healing Communities training is being offered in conjunction with the Pennsylvania Council of Churches annual conference: Lord, Let our Eyes Be Opened: Breaking the Chains of Mass Incarceration. Where:  Red Lion Hotel and Conference Center, 4751 Lindle Road, Harrisburg When: … Continue reading

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Love Thy Nature Screening—September 29, Harrisburg

In an exciting development, Physicians for Social Responsibility is bringing to our community a film of rare beauty and importance.  The film is “right down the alley” of the work that we are all doing.  It should be an evening … Continue reading

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