SUMMER of PEACE – Inner Peace & Inspired Action

A Free 3 Month Global Event  –  June 13 – September 21, 2015

Summer of Peace – Click here to Register and Join!

 http://summerofpeace.net/

with Deepak Chopra, Jane Goodall, Ervin Laszio, Grandmother Agnes Pilgrim, Karen Armstrong, Congressman Tim Ryan, and Many more….

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Remembering Gaza

Remembering Gaza

Thursday July 23, 2015 at Rochester Public Library

Sponsored by Southeast MN Alliance of Peacemakers

 

 

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Peace Vigil – Peace Plaza – Rochester, MN

PEACE VIGIL 2015

Join the Sisters of St Francis – Rochester, Minnesota to pray for peace, reconciliation, and understanding in our community, and throughout the world.

When: Wednesday July 15, 2015 at 7:00 PM

“…We,Rochester Franciscan Sisters and Cojourners, commit ourselves to be a compassionate presence for peace in our world, striving for justice and reverence for all creation.”

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Pax Christi Minnesota State Assembly – September 21, 2013

Pax Christi Minnesota State Assembly will be held on September 21, 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. at the College of St. Scholastica, Duluth.  The theme of the assembly is:

Rebuilding Our Journey – A Journey with Vatican II:
From Liberation to Grief, to Resistance, to Rejoicing
Keynote speaker is internationally known Edwina Gateley of England, founder of Genesis Hospitality House in Chicago for women involved in prostitution. She is currently involved in talks, retreats, parish missions and writing.

Workshops include: JRLC Legislative Agenda, Climate Change: Social and Economic Justice, Fighting Human Trafficking in Minnesota, “My Homeland Turned War Zone: Perspective on Syria”, Rooting Our Work in Prayer and Human Dignity, Low Income Housing Crisis, Reflections on Peace Mission in Iraq.

You are invited and welcome to participate:

For registration information please go to: www.paxchristimn.org
Or contact Helen Schroeder: hero89@charter.net or 507-285-1662

Pax Christi Minnesota was formed in 1982 at Assisi Heights in Rochester, MN at the 10th anniversary of Pax Christi USA.  Pax Christi MN was created on the 800th anniversary of the birth of St Francis of Assisi.  It is a Catholic peace and social justice group focused on non-violence.

About Pax Christi: http://www.paxchristimn.org/about/

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Ninth Annual South Dakota Pax Christi Peace Conference

Be Not Afraid: Working for Peace, the 9thth annual South Dakota Pax Christi conference, will be keynoted by Marie Dennis, president Pax Christi International and Pax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace. Event to be held on Saturday, September 28, at the County Fair Banquet Hall, 14 Second St. NE, Watertown. Registration 8:30 a.m. Conference 9:30-3:30.  Cost: $25, college or high school students $10.  Other features: Reader’s Rendition of Dead Man Walking by Sister Pam Donelan and Dr. Thom Flamboe.  South Dakotans for Alternatives to the Death Penalty presented by Deacon Denny Davis. 

The conference is sponsored by the Watertown Benedictine Sisters, the Aberdeen Presentation Sisters, and local Pax Christi chapters. Pax Christi USA promotes the gospel imperative of peacemaking through prayer, education, and action. Please come and bring a friend. For more information, email sisterskandm@mediacombb.net , or call 605-882-6600 or visit www.presentationsisters.org or www.watertownbenedictines.org.

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