Mission & vision


The work of Pax Christi International is based on the gospel and inspired by faith. Pax Christi International believes that peace is possible and that vicious cycles of violence and injustice can be broken. Our vision is of a world where people can live in peace, without fear of violence in all its forms.


As a diverse, faith-based global network, Pax Christi International seeks to create cultures of peace and reconciliation that will transform a world shaken by violence, terrorism, deepening inequalities and global insecurity.


Human dignity and social justice; peace and reconciliation; active nonviolence; grassroots experience; compassion, solidarity and collaboration; cultural, spiritual and worldview diversity; prayer, study and action.