Posts Tagged: hiroshima

Let the bells of peace ring

The Annual Interfaith Peace GatheringCommemorating The Hiroshima / Nagasaki Atomic Bombings Monday, August 5, 2013 The Interchurch Center475 Riverside Dr. (Entrance on Claremont Ave.)@ W. 119th St. and W. 120th St.New York City 3:00pm Family ProgramSupported by New York Peace Film FestivalJapanese Style Storytelling (Kamishibai) with Mrs. Tomiko West, Hibakusha (Hiroshima survivor)Origami Making Workshop 4:30pm… Read more »

Let the Bells of Peace Ring!

If you are in New York City on Friday, August 5, you are invited to participate in events remembering the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki and working for a world free of nuclear weapons: An interfaith service of remembrance at will be held at 5:30 p.m. at the Church Center for the United Nations… Read more »

Spiritual Nurture for Peacemakers

Find a prayer for peace on Hiroshima Day (August 6) and a prayer for community on Spiritual Nurture for Peacemakers. Each week the Presbyterian Peacemaking Program provides prayers to be used or adapted in individual devotion or corporate worship.

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Living the Believers’ Calling – peace cranes

Here’s a way congregations can celebrate 30 years of peacemaking: Learn how to fold peace cranes. Incorporate this symbol into worship. See how Central Presbyterian Church in Atlanta, GA and Ridgewood Presbyterian Church in Ridgewood, NY used peace cranes. The…

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Abolish Nuclear Weapons

On August 2, I was one of almost 50 participants in the Peace and Justice week at Ghost Ranch who journeyed to Los Alamos, New Mexico, to take part in the Sackcloth and Ashes vigil sponsored by Pax Christ, New…

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