International Day of Peace
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International Day of Peace

International Day of Peace is an International event that is observed each year by nations all across the world. The event is commemorated on 21st of September each year. It is a day that was set aside by the United Nations General assembly for everyone around the world to devote to keeping peace, despite any…

Mission in Ministry 2021: Towards a Theology of Safeguarding. Final
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Mission in Ministry 2021: Towards a Theology of Safeguarding. Final

Reflection on a Presentation given by Justin Humphreys “Towards a Theology of safeguarding September 2021” “Prohibitive and Positive Concerns: How is a robust Theology of Safeguarding a gift to the Church?” The NBSCCCI (National Board for Safeguarding Children Catholic Church Ireland) continues to explore a Theology of Safeguarding through a series of presentations by various…

18 – 26 September: Peace Week Netherlands
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18 – 26 September: Peace Week Netherlands

Every September starting in 1967, PAX organises the national Peace Week. Together with thousands of people throughout Netherlands, we show that there is a better way. Everyone can contribute to peace! During Peace Week, people who long for peace and a feeling of community join PAX in demonstrating what is possible, despite growing polarisation. The…

Human Trafficking: Raising Awareness through Film
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Human Trafficking: Raising Awareness through Film

RENATE (Religious in Europe Networking Against Trafficking and Exploitation) invited 16-24 year-olds in European countries to join its mission to tackle human trafficking by entering a short film competition individually or in a team. First prize went to Elliott Engberg, a student at the Warsaw Film School. His movie ‘Traffic’ , showing the commodification of…

Uyghur Tribunal Concludes
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Uyghur Tribunal Concludes

The most comprehensive, complex and potentially consequential inquiry into the persecution of the Uyghurs – the Uyghur Tribunal – concluded on Monday. After eight days of public hearings in London in June and September in which the tribunal heard from over 70 witnesses and – according to Counsel to the Tribunal Hamid Sabi – after over 30…

Next Month: World Mission Sunday
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Next Month: World Mission Sunday

World Mission Sunday – the one day in the year when the entire global Church comes together in support of mission – will happen on 24 October 2021. Coordinated by Missio, the Pope’s charity for world mission, World Mission Sunday is an opportunity to support every mission diocese and faith community which are in need…

Human Trafficking: Raising Awareness through Film
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Human Trafficking: Raising Awareness through Film

A festival of films dedicated to human trafficking took place on Sunday at the Royal Society of Arts (RSA) and British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA). Organised by RENATE (Religious in Europe Networking Against Trafficking and Exploitation) the day Included an exhibition of art by victims of trafficking, and the announcement of the…