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PAX CHRISTI LITTLE ROCK

We use a model of prayer, study, and action to discern and then work for justice and peace. We promote the importance of understanding the root causes of injustice and violence.

Our Mission

  • Peace through Social Justice
  • Economic and Interracial Justice in the U.S.
  • Disarmament, Demilitarization, and Reconciliation with Justice
  • Spirituality of Nonviolence and Peacemaking
  • Human Rights and Global Restoration

Our Social Justice Initiatives

Implementing a peace curriculum in local schools

Holding prayer vigils when executions are scheduled to take place

Participating in events to lift up the call to Christian nonviolence

Working to help those in need recover from natural disasters

Providing school supplies for underprivileged children in public and Catholic schools throughout the state

Promoting equal rights and supporting minority groups when unjustly treated

Providing education via speaker series to promote peace and community building

Working in partnerships with organizations on peace and justice initiatives

Recent Active Peacemaking Events

Pax Christi LR Pantry Mission Updates: April 2022

Greetings to our wonderful Pantry Box volunteers. April was a very busy month. Settled Souls assisted in moves for four individuals and Pax Christi was able to provide a start-up supply of staples, canned foods, meats and other fresh foods. Thank you for everything you do! On April 6, Settled Souls housed Hasaunee. Hausanee was […]

“Servitude”

Exotic/Rare Wood Handcrafted Boards Choose from a variety of serving boards, each unique in its selection of exotic and rare hardwoods, handcrafted by Raymond Bertasi in the PaxTinyWorkshop. Ideal for any gathering where serving is the main theme, the minimum suggested donations for these boards help fund programs providing essential school supplies to needy children.

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Donation Options

Click here to support our efforts by making a one-time or recurring donation.

We also do accept standard cash and check donations.

Make us your Amazon Smile charity of choice. We’re a registered charity, listed as Pax Christi USA-Little Rock.

Speaker Series

You can attend our monthly Speaker Series in person at Fitzgerald Hall or on Zoom at 6:30pm. See the Event Calendar for our upcoming speakers. Email us at paxchristilr@gmail.com for a link to the meeting.

We are always looking for speakers. If you represent an organization or have a story related to any social justice issue, email us at paxchristilr@gmail.com to inquire about sharing your work.

Volunteer

Read our Pax Christi Newsletter on the website or subscribe below to receive it by email to keep up with us, join our team, and find opportunities to engage in ongoing projects.

Join Us

More than ever, we need people who believe in peace and social justice and are willing to help achieve the goal of nonviolence in our world.