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Covenant of Nonviolence for Convergence

Posted by Ryan Hall
07.12.18

Campaign Nonviolence National Convergence Covenant of Nonviolence for Sept. 21-22, 2018, Washington, D.C. This covenant of nonviolence is based on the guidelines of nonviolence which Dr. King used in the Birmingham, AL Campaign, in the Spring of 1963. We encourage everyone to reflect … read more

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NCR Interviews John Dear in Madison, WI

Posted by Erin Bechtol
04.16.18

John Dear is halfway through his nationwide 50-city book tour to launch the release of his latest book They Will Inherit the Earth: Peace & Nonviolence in a Time of Climate Change. During this tour, while in Madison, WI on April 4, … read more

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Who Is Your King? Who Is Your God?

Posted by Ryan Hall
04.04.18

The following address was delivered between five and six o’clock by Rev. Emmanuel Charles McCarthy  on April 4, 1993 at the Lorraine Motel in Memphis, Tennessee. Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr., was assassinated there at 6:02 P.M., twenty-five years earlier … read more

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Seeking Campaign Nonviolence Outreach Assistant

Posted by Ryan Hall
03.23.18

Seeking Campaign Nonviolence Outreach Assistant Pace e Bene Nonviolence Service is a non-profit organization working to foster a just and peaceful world through nonviolence education, community-building, and action.  We are seeking to contract with an experienced self-starter qualified to carry … read more

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John Dear Begins 50 City Book Tour!

Posted by Ryan Hall
03.01.18

The start of John Dear’s 50 city book tour to promote his latest book,  They Will Inherit the Earth: Peace and Nonviolence in a Time of Climate Change began on Feb 28th at Upaya Zen Center in Santa Fe, NM. We’ve posted … read more

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The Year of Living Nonviolently

Posted by Ryan Hall
02.23.18

By Rev. John Dear. Once, late at night, shortly before he died, Cesar Chavez tired to explain nonviolence to me. read more

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The Year of “Nonviolence or Non-Existence”

Posted by Erin Bechtol
01.02.18

By John Dear // Also posted on Common Dreams It was early 1968.  Since the previous spring Martin Luther King, Jr. had been pursuing a course that for many was unthinkable.  He had deliberately connected the dots between the movement for civil rights and the struggle to end the war in Vietnam, and had paid the … read more

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Radical Prayers – New Book by John Dear!

Posted by Ryan Hall
11.10.17

Pace e Bene is excited to announce the release of a new book by Rev. John Dear from Pace e Bene Press titled, Radical Prayers: On Peace, Love and Nonviolence. This book is a collection of roughly fifty prayers John … read more

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Stories and Photos from CNV Week of Actions 2017

Posted by Ryan Hall
09.19.17

The fourth Campaign Nonviolence Week of Actions was launched September 16 and went through September 24, 2017.  Events took place across the United States and beyond. This year we’ve listed over 1600 nonviolent actions in all 50 U.S. states and in 16 other … read more

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Campaign Nonviolence Mounts Nationwide Week of Actions

Posted by Ryan Hall
09.15.17

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contacts: Aggie Perilli and Jeanine Genauer 717.435.8125 and 973.809.8832 Aggie Perilli Communications International CAMPAIGN NONVIOLENCE MOUNTS NATIONWIDE “WEEK OF ACTIONS” SEPTEMBER 16-24 Over 1,000 Events To Culminate On International Peace Day Corvallis, OR (September 15, 2017) … read more

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Proclaiming The Week of Peace and Nonviolence in Oakland, NJ

by Erin Bechtol // Campaign Nonviolence

At the borough council meeting on July 25, Lauretta Patron asked the mayor and council to issue a proclamation declaring September 15-23 a week of peace and nonviolence in Oakland, NJ. (As seen in the video below.) Then at the … read more

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Seize The Time

by Erin Bechtol // Campaign Nonviolence

by Pace e Bene board member George Paz Martin Also posted on the United for Peace and Justice website Every time we view the news in the paper or on television or the internet, we are struck by the tragic … read more

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A Radical Prayer for All the Children

by Erin Bechtol // Home Page News

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

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