Pax Christi International

Nonviolence and Just Peace conference, April 2016, Rome, Italy

Statement: Evolve or Dissolve – Ask a Syrian

Laudato Si’ Week

A Global Celebration of the Encyclical's 1st Anniversary 12-19 June, 2016

Statement on the occasion of the 2016 Global Day of Action on Military Spending

Pax Christi International's publications on nonviolence


International Youth Peace Forum

From 10 – 20 July, the International Youth Peace Forum: Global Youth Rising 2016 (GYR 2016) will take place in Transylvania, Romania. PAX Netherlands is among the supporters of this event. “GYR 2016 is 10 days of intensive...

South Africa: Reconciliation after apartheid

On 29 May, Pax Christi Germany’s office in Osnabrück/Hamburg has invited Denis Goldberg to talk about the changes in South Africa after apartheid. He was a white South African, who stood alongside Nelson Mandela in the struggle to...

Sri Lanka: Survivors New Year Celebration

On 23 April 2016, the Human Rights Office – Kandy, a Pax Christi International member organisation in Sri Lanka, hosted an event in celebration of the Sinhala & Hindu New Year, for survivors of torture, rape...

Belgium: Multi-faith peace vigil

Pax Christi Flanders supports the 6th peace vigil in Langemark (Belgium) on 29 May, 2016. The vigil which opposes the argument that religion is a source of war and violence, cites the research conducted by Karen Armstrong on how religion...

USA: Called to Resist Bigotry – A statement of Faithful Obedience

In April 2016, Marie Dennis, co-president of Pax Christi International, was one of many leaders from the U.S. who signed, “Called to Resist Bigotry – A statement of Faithful Obedience”, “to lift up the moral values of...

In memory of Loris Francesco Capovilla

On 26 May, 2016, Loris Francesco Capovilla passed away at the age of 100 in Bergamo, Italy. Capovilla, who supported the initial phase of Pax Christi Italy, was Pope John XXIII’s personal secretary. As his close advisor, Capovilla...