Maryknoll Office for Global Concerns

Representing Maryknoll Fathers & Brothers, Maryknoll Sisters, and Maryknoll Lay Missioners
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Peace

The work of the Maryknoll Office for Global Concerns on peace is focused on identifying and eliminating the root causes of violence and conflict with a focus on specific regions, expressions of violence and areas of conflict affecting Maryknollers, and U.S. aggression and national security policy (e.g. war on terrorism and war in Iraq and Afghanistan).The nexus of violence and poverty is clear. Unless we dedicate ourselves to building true human security for all, nations – especially poor ones – will continue to fall victim to an unending cycle of economic, political and social violence.

Korea Peace Festival and March

Date: 
Jul 27, 2018
Location: 
Washington, D.C.

Ending the Korean War and Pursuing Peace
65th Anniversary of the Korean War Armistice

Friday, July 27, 2018 
6:30PM to 8:30pm
Korean Cultural Performances
Women Cross DMZ Video
Peace Story Telling
Foundry United Methodist Church
1500 16th St NW, Washington, DC 

Saturday, July 28, 2018
9am: “What Next?” forum
11:30am: Peace March from Foundry UMC
 Noon: Vigil at White House/Farragut Square
17th & K ST. NW

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