News tagged "Hiroshima"

USA: Nonviolent witness and prayer service calling for repentance, abolition of nuclear weapons took place on August 6th

On Sunday, August 6th, the anniversary of the U.S. nuclear bombing of Hiroshima and the Feast of the Transfiguration, Pax Christi USA co-sponsored the "Nonviolent Witness and Prayer Service of Repentance" at the White House...

Pax Christi UK members remember Hiroshima 2016

Pax Christi members from Barnet to Kendal, London to Liverpool and Southampton to Abingdon and Coventry, took part in Hiroshima events on 6th August 2016. From bidding prayers in memory of the dead, to information stalls, prayer vigils and acts of witness, the story of the first use of nuclear weapons at Hiroshima in 1945 was shared with hundreds...

Japan: On the Occasion of "Ten Days for Peace" 2016 - Building Peace Begins within Ourselves

The following statement was released last month by Archbishop Joseph Mitsuaki Takami of Nagasaki, President of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Japan. The Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Japan has designated the days from 6 to 15 August as "Ten Days for Peace."...

Pages

Subscribe to Pax Christi News