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  • Peacekeepers in South Sudan
    Pressure South Sudan's leaders to end war and hunger
    A group of non-governmental organizations (NGOs) are calling for international pressure on South Sudan's leadership to end the nine-month civil war. A statement from the group was released yesterday ahead of a United Nations meeting.Civilians...
  • Peace
    Ten ways peace is possible
    These days, it seems everywhere we turn there is chaos in the world. Underneath the ever looming threat of climate devastation, unparalleled dishonesty within the political system, unyielding wars, and scientific experiments in the form of...
  • Ongoing wars around the world
    Ending wars around us by effectively addressing the war within us - Part 1
    Reading a New York Times Breaking News Alert titled, U.S. and Allies Hit ISIS Targets in Syria, and reflecting on the fact that there are 64 countries and 571 militias-guerrillas and separatist groups involved in armed conflict around the globe ...
  • Sept. 21: Peace, gratitude and Alzheimer's
    Sept. 21: Peace, gratitude and Alzheimer's
    Three important days come together on Sept. 21 each year: World Alzheimer's Day, International Day of Peace and World Gratitude Day. At first glance, peace, gratitude and Alzheimer's don't have much in common.According to the Alzheimer...
  • Philadelphia: Peaceful events
    Philadelphia: Peaceful events
    September 20th and 21st offer two events especially peaceful in Philadelphia. Your interest in peace and desire to consider participating, defines your peaceful nature and kind wish for the world. While these events may not be for everyone,...
  • Be the change that you wish to see in the world
    Be the change that you wish to see in the world
    Everything starts from within, as above so below. You must be what you wish to see in the world. If you want peace—then you must be at peace. If an argument happens inside your home—know that strife is simultaneously being poured into...
  • Peace
    Should Hebrew be Israel's only official language?
    Hebrew has long held a special role in this writer’s life. It is no accident that he speaks and reads the holy tongue fluently. Hebrew according to Jewish heritage is the original language, the language in which the Almighty created the...
  • Peace in the City
    Grapevine's Botanical Garden Offers a Place of Tranquility
    Once upon a time the modern metropolis of Grapevine, Texas was a small rural town. Separated from Fort Worth and Dallas by a vast prairie, Grapevine was a place where farmers grew their crops, blacksmiths fixed wagons and bandits both hid and...
  • Pope Francis
    Pope appeals for peace and calm in African Kingdom of Lesotho
    In his Sunday Angelus Address today, Pope Francis made a special plea for peace in the tiny African Kingdom of Lesotho, a small nation completely surrounded by South Africa, after an apparent attemptedcoup d'etat in the Kingdom by members of...
  • Longboarding for Peace
    Rachel Tribble creates art for peace
    Artist Rachel Tribble has always been inspired by peace and the concept that art can produce a feeling of serenity and a connection to the universe. So it was a natural fit for her to join forces with Michael Brooke, publisher of Concrete Wave...
  • 2013 CHALK4PEACE
    Celebrate Choose Peace Week with United Way of Broward County
    From September 15 through September 20, 2014, the United Way of Broward County Commission on Substance Abuse, in collaboration with the Broward County School Board, will host the fifth annual Choose Peace Week, a week devoted to promoting peace,...
  • Peaceful Process - A Devotion
    Peaceful Process - A Devotion
    Philippians 4:6-7 (NKJV)Be anxious for nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication, with thanksgiving, let your requests be made known to God; and the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and minds...
  • Parliament of World Religions
    Parliament of World Religions Coming to the US in 2015
    An Opportunity to Participate in the Interfaith Movement“America is the home base of the interfaith movement and it’s about time the Parliament come back home. The Parliament in 2015 will strengthen the interfaith movement through our...
  • Soccer game in Rome features players from many traditions
    Soccer game in Rome features players from many traditions
    An inter-religious "match for peace" soccer game in the Olympic Stadium in Rome yesterday featured players from Buddhist, Christian, Jewish, Hindu and Muslim backgrounds playing to benefit at-risk children. Although he did not attend the...
  • Lush peaceful garden of our soul
    Taking up residence on a street called peace
    In a land flowing with milk and honey, one might think of green pastures, lush gardens and cascading waters that lull you into a never-never land type setting. Though I believe our promised land will undoubtedly be a beautiful place to behold, the...