Press release: “Peace building, sustainable development key to Europe’s future, says Church
and Peace” (7 February 2017).
Church and Peace response to the Conference of European Churches’ open
letter “What future for Europe?”


Britain and Ireland Regional Day
“And they shall live secure” (Micah 5,4)  –  Flyer
This Church and Peace Britain and Ireland day of reflection and discussion will look at what makes us secure, and what makes us insecure, and how the churches can play a prophetic
role in building true security in the region today.
29 October, Bull Street Quaker Meeting House, Birmingham, UK
Information and registration (by 20 October): Barbara Forbes – forbesbarbarae(at)


Press release: Church and Peace warns against extension of EU’s Instrument contributing to
Stability and Peace (IcSP) to include military support to third countries
(12 October 2016)
press article of World Council of Churches

Press release: A “stronger Europe”: security through non-military conflict prevention and
resolution. Church and Peace network on the new European Foreign
and Security Policy (1 July 2016)

Conference and Annual General Meeting 2016: June, 10-12 at the
Centre Spirituel Diocésain LOISY (near Paris)
“… and they shall live secure” (NRSV) Micah 5:4 – Common security on the basis of nonviolence
and justice
Conference Flyer              Documents
Press release on the conference and the vigil at the Eurosatory arms fair

Press release
: Church and Peace AGM to focus on nonviolent responses to terrorism
(1 March 2016)
Statement concerning increasing arms trade and military intervention (1 March 2016)


Press release: Church and Peace calls for comprehensive global climate justice and climate
protection treaty to be agreed in Paris (27 October 2015)

International Conference – Conférence Internationale – Internationale Tagung – Međunarodna konferencija 2015, Pristina, Kosova: October 7 – 11, 2015

The fruit of righteousness will be peace
(Is. 32:17) – Living together at the heart
of Europe”

Press release on the International
Reports and Documents of
the conference

Press release: Church and Peace welcomes Pope Francis’ witness to peace (June 29, 2015)

Wilfried Warneck has passed away on March 10, 2015 at the age of 85 in Diemelstadt-Wethen where he has lived for the last 11 years. In the obituary attached we celebrate his life which was dedicated to follow Jesus, his roots in the community life of the Laurentiuskonvent and his tireless engagement to challenge the churches to commit themselves to a biblical life of nonviolence and justice. With deep sadness and thankfulness we are saying farewell.

2014 and earlier

Advent letter and letter soliciting donations 2014

Press release after the board meeting (November 18, 2014)

Conference and Annual General Meeting 2014May, 23-25 in Baarlo, close to Venlo, Netherlands.
Just Policing and unarmed Intervention: the churches’ dialogue on the responsibility to protect (R2P)         Press releaseDocumentsConference Flyer
Venue: Kasteel de Berckt, Baarlo

 Contribution of Church and Peace to the World Council of Churches’ 10th Assembly at Busan, Korea: ‘God of Life, make us instruments of your peace and justice’ – From Kingston to Busan and Beyond

International conference  31 May – 2 June 2013 at the Community Christusbruderschaft Selbitz, Germany:
Seek the welfare of the city– The prophetic mandate of the Church
Press Release June 2013   Documents   Conference Flyer

New pamphlet ‘Theology and Peace’: ‘Peace, reconciliation and justice in the biblical narrative’, Neal Blough