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Sacred Heart Gathering for Peace and Justice: “The Three Great Evils: Racism, Militarism and Poverty”

February 9 @ 9:00 am - 3:30 pm

Free

Sacred Heart Gathering for Peace and Justice

Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Broadway & Ferry, Camden, New Jersey

Co-Sponsor-Coalition for Peace Action

www.peacecoaltion.org

 

Saturday, February 9, 2019   9:30 am – 3:15 pm

Registration and Welcome 8:45 to 9:15 am

“The Three Great Evils: Racism, Militarism and Poverty”

Reverend Eric Dobson of Fair Share Housing is an ordained minister, a community organizer, outreach specialist and social entrepreneur with extensive experience working with diverse audiences and communities and specializes in interfaith outreach.  http://fairsharehousing.org/about/staff/
Patrick Barry-Director of Refuge & Immigration Services Catholic Charities Camden will give us an understanding of the needs and current difficulties of Immigrants. He will likely bring a couple of immigrants to tell their stories. http://catholiccharitiescamden.org/refugee-immigration/contact/

Dr. Mahdi Ziyad will bring Students from Rutgers University Camden. Dr. Mahdi is an Interfaith Chaplain and is part of the Office of Diversity and Inclusion.

Free admission with free lunch for registrants. Walk-ins should bring own bagged lunch

Afternoon Presentations: (15 minutes each)

1. Better Angels www.better-angels.org                                                                                             

2. Jewish, Christian, Muslim Dialogue of SNJ                                                                                   

3. Vamos                                                                                                                                                                             

4. Embracing Race-the Conversation                                                                                                 

5. P.E.A.C.E. (acronym for Politics, Economics, Academics, Cultural Excellence)
6. Pax Christi NJ

Other Co-sponsors & Supporters: Brandywine Peace Community, Center for Environmental Transformation, Embracing Race: The Conversation, First Baptist Church of Moorestown,  Pax Christi NJ, Unitarian Universalist Church, P.E.A.C.E.

Registration: Mail below form to CFPA, 40 Witherspoon Street, Princeton, NJ 08542

Name________________________Email _____________________Phone_______________

Mailing Address _____________________________________________________________

Or you can register online after  at www.peacecoalition.org

For this event to be as inclusive as possible, we want it to be a Fragrance Free Event.

Details

Date:
February 9
Time:
9:00 am - 3:30 pm
Cost:
Free

Organizer

Sacred Heart Peace Community
Phone:
609-792-1094

Venue

Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church
1739 Ferry Avenue
Camden, NJ 08104 United States
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Phone:
609-792-1094