Press release: Scientists, Catholic leaders urge President Biden to work for a world free of nuclear weapons

May 18, 2018


Welcome to Peace Church, where we believe in the power of unity and peace. Our mission is to promote harmony and advocate for a world free of nuclear weapons. This press release highlights the collective efforts of scientists and Catholic leaders urging President Biden to take actionable steps towards realizing this vision.


Nuclear weapons pose an existential threat to humanity and the planet. As a society, we must prioritize global disarmament to secure a stable and peaceful future. Scientists around the world have extensively researched the devastating consequences of nuclear warfare, emphasizing the urgent need for action. At the same time, Catholic leaders, guided by their faith, have consistently called for the abolition of nuclear weapons, aligning with the church's message of love, justice, and peace.

The Urgent Call

In an unprecedented display of solidarity, scientists and Catholic leaders have come together, advocating for President Biden's leadership in achieving a nuclear weapon-free world. Their joint statement emphasizes that nuclear disarmament is not only a moral imperative but also a practical necessity to ensure the survival of future generations.

Scientific Expertise

Scientists possess invaluable expertise in assessing the risks and consequences associated with nuclear weapons. Their research reveals the catastrophic humanitarian and environmental impact of any potential nuclear conflict. By utilizing their knowledge, scientists are calling for global cooperation and the pursuit of diplomatic solutions to resolve conflicts and prevent the use of these destructive weapons.

Catholic Principles

The Catholic Church's rich moral teachings have long emphasized the sacredness of life and the pursuit of justice. Catholic leaders recognize that nuclear weapons undermine these principles and jeopardize the dignity of every human being. Inspired by the Gospel message, they unequivocally stand against the use and possession of such weapons, urging all nations to prioritize disarmament efforts.

Roadmap to Peace

Together, scientists and Catholic leaders propose a roadmap to achieving a world free of nuclear weapons. This roadmap encompasses the following key steps:

  1. International Diplomacy

    Encouraging active dialogue between nations and fostering cooperation to address global security concerns.

  2. Treaty Commitments and Compliance

    Urging all nations to fulfill their treaty obligations and promoting transparency in disarmament efforts.

  3. Investment in Peaceful Alternatives

    Advocating for the redirection of resources from the development and maintenance of nuclear weapons towards social welfare and sustainable development.

  4. Educational Initiatives

    Supporting educational programs that raise awareness about the consequences of nuclear weapons and empower individuals to take action.

Join the Movement

Peace Church welcomes individuals from all backgrounds to join the global movement working towards a world free of nuclear weapons. By raising awareness, engaging in peaceful advocacy, and supporting disarmament initiatives, we can make a tangible difference in securing a safer and more peaceful future for all.

Contact Us

If you have any questions or would like to get involved, please reach out to us at [email protected]. Together, let us strive for a world where the threat of nuclear weapons is but a distant memory, replaced by peace, understanding, and love.

Kathy Skinner
🙌 Important coalition pushing for a nuclear-free world! Let's support President Biden's efforts! 🌍💥
Nov 10, 2023