This 10-page guide offers reflections, questions, prayers, and actions based on the Gospel readings and testimonies of Catholic peacemakers on Jesus' teachings about nonviolence.
Alternatives to violence
Join the U.S. Caravan for Peace and Justice!
From the Americas Program at Center for International Policy:
The Maryknoll Office for Global Concerns joined a coalition of 31 organizations in signing the following letter urging Congress to shift funding away from the bloated Pentagon budget for FY 2022 and towards critical human needs priorities, especially in this time of national and international crisis.
The Catholic Nonviolence Initiative, a project of Pax Christi International, invites us to celebrate the first ever Catholic Nonviolence Days of Action, beginning September 21 on the International Day of Peace and ending October 2 on the International Day of Nonviolence.
Sign a letter from Pax Christi International to Pope Francis thanking him for his leadership during this time of crisis.
Urge Congress to reallocate 10 percent of the Pentagon budget toward critical human security issues, such as education and healthcare.
In honor of Mother’s Day in the United States, a day originally intended to be called “Mother’s Peace Day.”
The Maryknoll Office for Global Concerns joined nearly 40 other organizations in issuing the following joint statement regarding the release of the SIPRI data on global military spending.
The Global Days of Action on Military Spending are observed by groups around the world that are opposed to the bloated military budgets of their countries.
More information on the campaign can be found here.
Please check back for more details on how these days will be observed in DC. The website above includes information on events related to the campaign going on in other cities in the U.S. and around the world.
The Maryknoll Office for Global Concerns joins FCNL and other partners in issuing a faith-based statement opposing additional violent aggression towards Iran.
Maryknoll Office for Global Concerns collaborated with Pax Christi International in organizing this important workshop April 4-5, 2019.
Make plans to join us in D.C. for a protest against drone warfare!