Tag: International Day of Peace

2018 Perth Peace Conference_10th & 11th November 2018

  Commemorative Service for the centenary end of the First World War on Sunday 11 November at St George’s Cathedral. Photo: Desire Mallet.   By Theresia Titus The 2018 Peace Conference was held on the weekend of 10 and 11 November at St George’s Anglican Cathedral to acknowledge the centenary end of World War I.… Continue Reading 2018 Perth Peace Conference_10th & 11th November 2018

Exclusive: Cardinal Charles Bo Sheds Light on Peace and Education in Myanmar

Watch Cardinal Bo’s full interview with Jamie O’Brien (The Record) below… “Not only myself, but the whole Church, and all of the Bishops Conference [in Myanmar], are focusing on the work on peace,” Cardinal Bo said.   “The Church is very much involved in the sense that we could negotiate with all the groups.  … Continue Reading Exclusive: Cardinal Charles Bo Sheds Light on Peace and Education in Myanmar

Caritas Parish Resources for International Day of Peace

Caritas Australia have developed a number of free parish resources for International Day of Peace, 21 September 2016, which can be downloaded from their website.   The resources include Peace Liturgy notes and a Prayer for Peace, amongst other useful documents for parish or community groups.   Also available are resources for the Season of Creation… Continue Reading Caritas Parish Resources for International Day of Peace

International Day of Peace | 21 September 2016

Wednesday 21 September 2016 is the International Day of Peace, which is observed and celebrated by nations around the world every year on this day.   This year, the theme designated by the United Nations is “The Sustainable Development Goals: Building Blocks for Peace.”   The 17 Sustainable Development Goals aim to build a more prosperous and fair world for… Continue Reading International Day of Peace | 21 September 2016

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