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Event Announcements Sept/Oct 2016

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Board Meets in October

What issues should the Maryknoll Affiliate Board discuss? What actions do you recommend?

Your input is welcome and encouraged! Ideas sent to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. will be forwarded.

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Campaign Nonviolence – Take Action!

What do Laudato Si, BDS, and No to Gun Violence have in common? They are the nonviolent themes of some Campaign Nonviolence actions, Sept. 18 to 25, 2016. What issues in your community could you or your chapter address during the campaign? See hundreds of planned actions at http://www.paceebene.org/programs/campaign-nonviolence/campaign-nonviolence-week-of-actions/

Please write to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and tell the Affiliates about the actions that take place in your community. 

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Boldly Living the Gospel  

on Nonviolence and Just Peace!

Saturday, September 24, 2016
10AM-12:45PM 
Burien, WA 

The major presenter, Marie Dennis, Co-President of Pax Christi International, is a former director of the Maryknoll Office of Global Concerns. She helped to organize the recent Vatican Conference on Nonviolence and Peacemaking. 

Learn about: 

  • Gospel teaching on peacemaking and nonviolence 
  • The recent Vatican Conference on Just Peace
  • Our personal and communal call for peace
  • Practical ways to engage in nonviolence and peacemaking in our area. 

Sponsors include JustFaith local leadership, Intercommunity Peace and Justice Center (ipjc.org), local Pax Christi groups, and the Missions Office of the Archdiocese of Seattle. 

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Maryknoll Mission Institute 2016 

Go to http://maryknollaffiliates.org/news/not-so-far-afield/item/1502-july-august-2016-notices.html

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