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Peace Sunday 2014

20/12/2013 3:12 pm

Prayer candles in a church in the Holy Land

19 January 2014

Peace Sunday will be celebrated in our parishes on 19 January.

The theme that Pope Francis has chosen for World Peace Day 2014 is Living as one family is the foundation and pathway to peace. You can read his message here.

Pax Christi, a charity working for peace, justice and respect for human rights, has made resources available to every parish in England and Wales.

You can download these PDFs from its website:

  • Pax Christi Peace Sunday Liturgy 2014
  • Peace Sunday Prayer Card

Click for Peace Sunday resources.

Please put 19 January 2014 in your diary now and mark Peace Sunday in your parish.


Pope Francis uses first World Day of Peace message to make a forceful appeal for disarmament

Official website of Pax Christi - a Catholic charity that works for peace, based on justice, in a world where human rights are respected, basic needs are met and people feel safe and valued in their communities.