News tagged "Hiroshima"

Join us in Hiroshima, Japan in May 2020 for "Remember, Rise: The Promise of Peace", Pax Christi International's World Assembly

Pax Christi International will be observing two major 75th anniversaries in 2020. In 1945, Hiroshima and Nagasaki were devastated by the first atom bombs. That same year, upon the conclusion of the Second World War, Pax Christi International was founded as a movement of reconciliation between French and German Catholics who aspired to peace...

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...

USA: Nonviolent witness and prayer service calling for repentance, abolition of nuclear weapons took place on August 6th

On Sunday, August 6th, the anniversary of the U.S. nuclear bombing of Hiroshima and the Feast of the Transfiguration, Pax Christi USA co-sponsored the "Nonviolent Witness and Prayer Service of Repentance" at the White House...

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