Peacemaking

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December 28, 2008

The Honorable George W. Bush

President of the United States

The White House

Washington, DC 20500

Dear Mr. President,

During your presidency, we have often written to you, both recognizing the important steps you have taken to resolve the Arab-Israeli conflict...

December 19, 2008

Church leaders in Sri Lanka say they are disappointed by the government rejecting their call for a Christmas truce in the country's continuing civil war.

"This is really frustrating," Anglican Bishop Kumara Illangasinghe told Ecumenical News International on December 19 from his diocesan...

December 17, 2008

Dear Friends:

I have just returned from a trip to the Holy Land with a Churches for Middle East Peace delegation. We visited Bethlehem, Jerusalem, Ramallah, and Tel Aviv. We met and listened to Palestinians - Christians and Muslims - and Israelis, all of whom told us that a two-state...

December 11, 2008

There is no conflict that dialogue cannot end, the president of the All Africa Conference of Churches, the Rev. Nyansako-ni-Nku, has said in the Mozambican capital, Maputo.

 

Nyansako-ni-Nku was speaking during a break in the December 7-12 meeting of the highest ranking governing...

December 4, 2008

Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori has joined Jewish, Muslim and other Christian leaders in advocating for urgent U.S. leadership in the quest for a two-state solution in Israel/Palestine and lasting peace in the Holy Land.

 

The National Interreligious Leadership...

December 4, 2008

Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori has joined Jewish, Muslim and other Christian leaders in advocating for urgent U.S. leadership in the quest for a two-state solution in Israel/Palestine and lasting peace in the Holy Land.

 

The National Interreligious Leadership...

December 3, 2008

Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori has joined 39 other U.S. Christian leaders in calling on President-elect Barack Obama to make lasting Israeli-Palestinian peace a priority during his first year in office.Churches for Middle East Peace (CMEP), of which the Episcopal Church is a member...

December 3, 2008

Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori has joined 39 other U.S. Christian leaders in calling on President-elect Barack Obama to make lasting Israeli-Palestinian peace a priority during his first year in office.Churches for Middle East Peace (CMEP), of which the Episcopal Church is a member...

November 3, 2008

A few hours before the bodies of singer Jennifer Hudson's murdered mother and brother were discovered on Chicago's South Side on Friday, October 24, across town one of the world's greatest peacemakers began his remarks at the Hotel Intercontinental by addressing head-on the city's daunting...

November 1, 2008

Our faith traditions teach that every person is created by the one God and deserving of respect. This common religious heritage – which we trace to Abraham – finds expression in a common commitment to peace with justice for all God’s children.

For the past five years we have worked...

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