Pace e Bene

  • Sign Up for Email Updates


    Pace e Bene on FacebookPace e Bene on Facebook

Guam Celebrates Peace Day!

Posted by Ryan Hall
09.21.15

Dinaña’ Famålao’an celebrated International Day of Peace at Lemai Café and Restaurant in Maite, Guam on Sunday, September 20th for Campaign Nonviolence Week of Actions.

By Sylvia Frain – See their CNV Event info here.

Despite the stormy weather, we had over 30 people attend! Military and nonmilitary!

There was chanting, peace poetry, signed a peace pledge, made peace offerings and discussed about creating Guam an island of peace!

At 12:30 there was a Peace Feast! Everyone brought a dish to share Peace within, peace in the Marianas and peace in Oceania.

Mary-Therese Edgerle discussed paths to Inner Peace.

Moneka De Oro with Our Islands Are Sacred & Alternative Zero Coalition discussed ways we can foster Peace in the Marianas.

Sylvia Frain, with the National Centre for Peace Aotearoa, discussed peace and solidarity in Oceania and will present: Oceania Resistance, a Digital Peace Photography exhibit.

WE had Peace Art for kids and a Peace Jam & Dance. #PeaceDay #PeaceDayMarianas #BeThePeace

All photos by Sylvia C. Frain

Recent Posts

Spotlight Stories arrow

Read the Notes from the Latest Nonviolent Cities Project Conference Call!

by Erin Bechtol // Campaign Nonviolence

On June 19th we held a conference call for the Nonviolent Cities Project. We discussed the progress cities around the country are making and the steps budding organizers can take to build momentum. If you missed the call, you can … read more

Read More

World Beyond War Conference 2018

by Erin Bechtol // Campaign Nonviolence

World Beyond War asks us: We’re against war, but what do we replace it with? Let’s design and build an alternative system of global governance–one in which peace is pursued by peaceful means. Learn how at #NoWar2018 in Toronto! Join … read more

Read More

A Radical Prayer for Meaning

by Erin Bechtol // Pace e Bene

Radical Prayers: On Peace, Love, and Nonviolence is a guide to daily connection to God through prayers that meditate on the challenges facing us today. With reflections on each continent, wildlife, and homelessness among many more topics, John Dear guides us … read more

Read More
Image 01 Image 02