God is peace, let us ask him to help us to be peace makers each day
Helping bring peace to our community, our families, and our world since 2016.
Peace & Justice
Murals for Peace – 7th Street underpass, Little Rock
In an article that will soon be published in Good Faith Media and the Arkansas Catholic, Bishop Anthony Taylor explains the difference between Just War vs. Just Peace. “The Just War theory sets high standards for legitimate entrance into a war and even higher standards for right conduct within a war, standards that no armed […]
Sunday, September 20th, 2020, 5pm-7pm at Allsopp Park. Please join us to Celebrate peace from different faiths and non-faith perspectives. We will pray together, share a meal together, and KICK OFF Arkansas Peace Week together!!! The program features the International Day of Peace’s 2020 Theme: “Shaping Peace Together”: celebrating spreading compassion, kindness and hope in […]
What We Do
We gathered at St. John Center on September 6th to pack tubs with food that the volunteers brought. see more
Economic and Interracial Justice in the U.S.
Disarmament, Demilitarization, and Reconciliation with Justice
Spirituality of Nonviolence and Peacemaking
Human Rights and Global Restoration
Pax Christi LR in the News
Religious leaders in Arkansas express support for protests
Take a Knee Rally, June 6
Faith leaders and religious groups, including Pax Christi Little Rock, joined with other peace partners and the community for protests in response to the death of George Floyd. For those involved with Pax Christi, the recent protests are part of a larger effort that supports pro-life efforts that include quality of life “from the cradle to the grave.”
Nuclear weapons: ‘If you know the entire planet is at risk’
While an outbreak of a virus spreads globally and national issues like health care are being debated, Nobel laureate Dr. Ira Helfand said the “most important issue in the world today” that could take out the human race is something that most people do not think about: nuclear weapons.
Peace Activist of the Year
Dr. Sherry Simon was honored Feb. 8 by Arkansas Coalition for Peace and Justice as its Peace Activist of the Year. Simon received the award at the group’s annual membership meeting in Little Rock.
Peace protest calls attention to morality of U.S. attack
Members from Pax Christi Little Rock raised signs at an anti-war rally in Little Rock Jan. 4, with phrases like, “Wage Peace” “War! What is it good for?” “There is another way” and “No war on Iran” in protest of ongoing conflicts with Iran.
More than ever, we need people who believe in our work for peace through social justice and are willing to help achieve the goal of nonviolence in our world.
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