Pax Christi International

Pax Christi International elects new co-presidents, Bishop Marc Stenger of France and Sr. Wamuyu Wachira of Kenya

Pax Christi International welcomes Dirk Broos, new Deputy Secretary General, to the International Secretariat

Pax Christi International recognises the European Lawyers in Lesvos as recipient of the 2019 Peace Prize at ceremony in Brussels

Pax Christi International sections meet for Annual General Meeting in Brussels

Join Pax Christi International and Pax Christi USA for a special fundraising concert in July in Washington, D.C.

Read the Pax Christi International report for 2018

Pax Christi International to hold 75th anniversary gathering in May 2020 in Hiroshima

Faith leaders, peace practitioners deepen Church's commitment to nonviolence and peace at conference in Rome


Pax Christi International welcomes new Deputy Secretary General Dirk Broos

In May, Pax Christi International welcomed a new member to the International Secretariat, Dirk Broos of Belgium. Mr. Broos will be serving in the role of Deputy Secretary General...

Pax Christi International's General Assembly issues statement of solidarity with peaceful activists detained by Ingushetian authorities

Members of the General Assembly of Pax Christi International, gathered in Brussels, Belgium, express their solidarity with the Ingushetian activists who were peacefully protesting in the Republic of Ingushetia, Russian Federation, and are currently being held in custody due to falsified and politically motivated accusations...

Pax Christi International offers gratitude for leadership of outgoing co-presidents, Marie Dennis and Bishop Kevin Dowling

The recent Annual General Meeting of Pax Christi International coincided with the conclusion of the terms of long-time co-presidents Marie Dennis (USA) and Bishop Kevin Dowling (South Africa) and gave members of the movement opportunity to celebrate their achievements and thank them for their leadership...

UK: Pax Christi UK ‘determined’ to stop arms trade following Campaign Against Arms Trade’s landmark legal challenge

An international Catholic peace movement has said it is “determined” to stop the arms trade by building on a landmark legal challenge that resulted in the UK Government halting new arms export licences to Saudi Arabia...

Japan: Pax Christi International sends message to Pope in preparation of his November visit to Japan

Pope Francis will be in Japan 23–26 November to visit Tokyo, Hiroshima, and Nagasaki. Pax Christi International, together with its Japanese member organisation, the Japan Catholic Council for Justice and Peace, have written a letter to thank him for his leadership on nuclear disarmament...

Italy: Pax Christi Italy offers a workshop on inclusive citizenship education

On 7/8 September 2019, the House for Peace will offer a workshop on inclusive citizenship education. The workshop is entitled: "We remain human: the conviviality of differences"...