Category - pilgrimage

  • November 30, 2015

    Climate campaigners mobilised by Christian Aid, Tearfund, CAFOD and the Church of England marked the end of their 200-mile ‘Pilgrimage2Paris’ yesterday by joining faith leaders and pilgrims from across the world, to deliver petitions with nearly 1.8 million signatures to the UN climate chief.

  • January 28, 2015

    Thousands of people are planning to embark on a pilgrimage of climate justice, on foot or on bicycles, across many parts of the world.

  • January 17, 2015

    As the World Council of Churches (WCC) promotes the vision of a “pilgrimage of justice and peace”, four students from the Ecumenical Institute in Bossey, Switzerland, share their understanding of justice and peace and how they embarked on a pilgrimage of their own. Writer and photographer Sandra Cox talks to them.

  • February 8, 2014

    The World Council of Churches is focusing on the churches’ efforts toward a “pilgrimage for justice and peace”.

  • November 2, 2013

    Christians from around the world at the World Council of Churches 10th Assembly have been sharing in a 'pilgrimage of peace' with host Korean churches.

  • July 5, 2013

    A national ‘Poverty Pilgrimage’, to highlight the plight of those living in poverty, will be launched at the Church of England’s General Synod on 7 July.

  • November 3, 2011

    A new Green Pilgrimage Network has been organised by the Alliance of Religions and Conservation in association with the World Wildlife Fund.

  • September 20, 2011

    This summer, I walked from Birmingham to London as a pilgrimage of repentance for my former homophobia. I feel like I'm only just beginning to understand what I learnt on the walk. Here I reflect on the experience and on the lessons I learnt.

  • May 22, 2011

    It is now less than four weeks before I begin walking from Birmingham to London as a pilgrimage of repentance for my former homophobia. I'm delighted with the support and encouragement I've received and I'm very pleased to report that details of events during the walk have now been published.

  • September 5, 2010

    A group of Catholic bishops have lead a "green pilgrimage" reflecting a theme chosen by Pope Benedict XVI for the 2010 World Day of Peace.