Peace

  • October 31, 2006

    Ekklesia proposes non-violent alternatives to military action as well as peace-making strategies. Ekklesia hit the headlines in 2002 by proposing public consideration of strategies for non-violent regime change in Iraq.

  • May 6, 2016

    The newly re-landscaped garden at Friends House is a welcoming space for reflection, say Quakers in Britain. With planting and design inspired by a poem by Waldo Williams, it speaks of Quakerism, of peace, equality, simplicity and truth.

  • February 15, 2016

    The General Secretary of the World Council of Churches, the Rev Dr Olav Fykse Tveit, has issued a statement on behalf of the Council hailing the historic meeting of Pope Francis, pontiff of the Roman Catholic Church, and Patriarch Kirill, primate of the Russian Orthodox Church.

  • January 11, 2016

    Come and hear Sister Megan Rice speak about how, along with two other Christian peace activists, she caused "The biggest security breach in the history of the [USA's] atomic complex" (The New York

  • December 8, 2015

    Some MPs who voted to bomb Syria may have done so with reluctance or misgivings.

  • December 2, 2015

    When the Prime Minister referred to MPs voting against the bombing of Syria as "terrorist sympathisers", he illustrated much that is wrong with  the West's approach, characterised by George W

  • November 26, 2015

    Ten years ago today, Norman Kember, Tom Fox, James Loney and Harmeet Singh Sooden, on a delegation to Iraq with Christian Peacemaker Teams, were kidnapped.

  • November 13, 2015

    Un Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has welcomed last weekend's elections as “a significant achievement in Myanmar’s democratic transition”.

  • November 7, 2015

    War is failure.

  • November 4, 2015

    "The World is my Country", an exhibition by the artist Emily Johns, celebrating those who opposed the First World War will be shown in London from the 9th-13th November 2015.