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Soul-Freeing Pursuits
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 4:36pm | Type: Magazine Article

Kathy McGinnis A list of life-shaping books for children. Children’s literature provides one of the most upli ...

The Power of Nonviolence
Originally Posted: 08/31/2011 - 2:29pm | Type: Blog

<P>The news this afternoon from Myanmar/Burma is not good. A recent AP story said that</P><br /> <BLOCKQUOTE dir=ltr style="MARGIN-RIGHT: 0px"> ...

Six Found Guilty Of Trying to See Their Senator
Originally Posted: 08/31/2011 - 4:38pm | Type: Blog

<p>On Thursday, Sept. 6, 2007, six of us were found guilty in federal court in Albuquerque, New Mexico, by a federal judge for trying to visit the office of our senator. We will be sentenced in a few wee ...

Pax Christi 'Returns to Roots'
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 4:36pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger Jonathan Mendez Pax Christi International, the Brussels-based Catholi ...

118 Days
Originally Posted: 05/12/2011 - 11:04am | Type: Magazine Article

James Loney Christian Peacemakers on captivity in Iraq. On Nov. 26, 2005, four members of the Christian Peac ...

A Gateway to Humanity
Originally Posted: 05/12/2011 - 11:01am | Type: Magazine Article

Harmeet Singh Sooden I have always been uncomfortable with the designation “peacemaker.” “Makers” usually have an intimate relationship wi ...

'We are Still Here'
Originally Posted: 05/12/2011 - 11:03am | Type: Magazine Article

Peggy Gish The faces of our Iraqi partners showed pain and worry in April 2006 when we asked them whether Christian Peacemaker Teams shoul ...

9/11, Five Years On
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 4:37pm | Type: Magazine Article

Joan Chittister Has the world changed? Or have we? We are five years away now from the incineration of the Twi ...

True Service
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 4:37pm | Type: Magazine Article

Arnold Stieber In the June 2006 issue, Ched Myers wrote a warm, informative article on Tom Fox and Christian Peacemaker Teams (“The Blood ...

New and Noteworthy
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 4:38pm | Type: Magazine Article

Molly Marsh Good News Good News If you’re thinking of building a housing ministry, put Making Housing ...

The Ways of Shalom
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 4:38pm | Type: Magazine Article

Robert Roth These five weeks of passages extol the depth, breadth, and living power of shalom—the biblical peace for humanity and all that ...

New and Noteworthy
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 4:38pm | Type: Magazine Article

Molly Marsh A Basis for Peace A Basis for Peace The Tent of Abraham, by Arthur Waskow, Joan Chittister ...

Peace Cops?
Originally Posted: 05/11/2011 - 4:32pm | Type: Magazine Article

Tobias Winright Christian peacemaking and the implications of a global police force. Three years ago the Unite ...

Come On Down!
Originally Posted: 04/06/2011 - 7:25am | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger Twenty-five Christian peacemakers, members of Witness Against Torture, walked 50 miles from Santiago, Cuba, to the gates of the controversial U.S. Naval Base at ...

The Gospel of Conflict
Originally Posted: 04/06/2011 - 7:32am | Type: Magazine Article

William Loader Struggle and longing in the book of Matthew. The Gospel of Conflict C ...

Arm in Arm, Hand in Hand
Originally Posted: 05/06/2011 - 2:37pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rachel Medema Volunteers from around the world work for peace in Palestine simply by being there. ...

A Passion for Peace
Originally Posted: 07/24/2014 - 3:11pm | Type: Magazine Article

Elizabeth Palmberg Even as atrocities in western Sudan have drawn the world's focus in recent months, there are signs of hope elsewhe ...

Cold Comfort
Originally Posted: 08/28/2011 - 7:25pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger Jodi Hochstedler First he took off his hat and coat; then his sweater ...

A Miracle in Mindanao
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:37pm | Type: Magazine Article

Mary Ann Cejka Christians and Muslims build bridges in the Philippines The Christians of Isulan were out for ...

Hard Questions for Peacemakers
Originally Posted: 07/02/2014 - 9:33am | Type: Magazine Article

Jim Wallis Theologians of nonviolence wrestle with how to resist terrorism. This has been a very difficult tim ...

Seeing the Other Sides
Originally Posted: 07/02/2014 - 9:39am | Type: Magazine Article

Molly Marsh The term reconciliation carries such a chord of optimism; it conjures images of issues resolved and friendships re-establishe ...

Getting in the Way of Aggression
Originally Posted: 07/27/2011 - 10:18am | Type: Magazine Article

Susannah Hunter On the front lines with Christian Peacemaker Teams On June 15, three members of the Christian ...

Turning the Church Toward Peace
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:53pm | Type: Magazine Article

John K. Stoner Are we doomed to descend ever-deeper into rage on the road, revenge in the workplace, and ruin in the home? ...

On the Ground in Bogota, Colombia
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:53pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger Voices from the Colombian church's human rights community. #request.app.root#/magazi ...

Building a Nonviolent Army
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:53pm | Type: Magazine Article

David Hartsough Mel Duncan 'There is no better legacy we can leave than an effecti ...

Peace Prize or Gas Chamber
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:54pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger Susannah Hunter Convicted murderer and gang leader Stanley "Took ...

Soldiering on in Bean Town
Originally Posted: 06/30/2014 - 4:06pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger Susannah Hunter According to the United Nations, one child in four l ...

Nonviolent Legacies
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:54pm | Type: Magazine Article

Dan Buchanan Since 1915, the Fellowship of Reconciliation has been the most influential faith-based peace organization in the United State ...

What Makes for Middle East Peace?
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:54pm | Type: Magazine Article

Tom Getman Reaching Across the Barricades Jesus wept over Jerusalem, declaring, "If only you had known... ...

Interfaith Peacemaking
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:54pm | Type: Magazine Article

Dan Buchanan Is true nonviolence possible only for Christians? What is the connection between Christian nonvio ...

What Makes for Middle East Peace?
Originally Posted: 06/30/2014 - 3:16pm | Type: Magazine Article

Neve Gordon Jerusalem's 'Sanctity' must be built on justice Upon his return from Camp David in ...

Conduct Unbecoming
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:27pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger Military role in Kosovo 'ineffective and unethical.' A tall, ramrod straight comba ...

How Rebellious Was Jesus?
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:27pm | Type: Magazine Article

Chris Byrd Seeing the gospel in new ways. Jesus is serious. John Dear became convinced of that during a pilgri ...

How to Change the World
Originally Posted: 06/23/2014 - 4:50pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger A training manual in nonviolent revolution. Right before Christmas last year, I sat in a Wa ...

Kosovar Religious Leaders Appeal for Peace
Originally Posted: 06/23/2014 - 3:46pm | Type: Magazine Article

Ryan Beiler Defying the assumption that Serbs and ethnic Albanians are incapable of peaceful coexistence, leaders of the religious commun ...

A Tribute to Nonviolence
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:28pm | Type: Magazine Article

John Chamberlin Bishop Belo's struggle for freedom in East Timor. The tragedy in East Timor began nearly ...

A Laboratory of Reconciliation
Originally Posted: 06/23/2014 - 12:08pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger The war in Kosovo is over. The question now: How to build peace? Their neighbors in Bosnia might just have the beginnin ...

Toward a Sustainable Peace
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:28pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors Excerpt from statement on Kosovo by Sojourners and other religious leaders A number of religious l ...

Begin with Disillusionment
Originally Posted: 06/23/2014 - 11:31am | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger What lessons for the future can we learn from Kosovo? War is the great evangelizer. As NATO ...

Nonviolence in Time of War
Originally Posted: 07/02/2014 - 11:37am | Type: Magazine Article

Glen H. Stassen 10 principles for peacemaking in Kosovo. The war in the Balkans has created a moral dilemma f ...

A Call to Peacemaking
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:29pm | Type: Magazine Article

Leon Howell Moving beyond pacifism and just war. Wars and rumors of wars abound. "It dawns slowly on the ...

The Passionate Nonviolence of Youth
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:32pm | Type: Magazine Article

Vincent Romano Matt Schroeder Neera Singh ...

A Moral Mission
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:33pm | Type: Magazine Article

Karim Douglas Crow Muslims and the way of peace. When tragically violent events occur affecting Muslims, the w ...

A Collaboration Against Hatred
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:43pm | Type: Magazine Article

Jim Hodgson Churches meet to seek peace in Chiapas. The struggle for peace in Chiapas has taken some ugly twis ...

The Heart of Faith
Originally Posted: 04/06/2011 - 7:24am | Type: Magazine Article

Dale Aukerman Discipleship is rooted in God's redeeming love Occasionally when working with a group, I ...