June 2: Join Pax Christi USA for a webinar on gun violence - Peace Church

Jan 27, 2019


Welcome to Peace Church, a community and society dedicated to promoting faith, beliefs, and values that foster peace and understanding. We are proud to partner with Pax Christi USA, a leading organization committed to addressing the critical issue of gun violence within our communities. Join us on June 2 for a thought-provoking webinar that aims to raise awareness, spark meaningful conversations, and drive positive change.

About Pax Christi USA

Pax Christi USA is a national Catholic peace movement that works towards achieving peace through prayer, dialogue, education, and action. With a rich history spanning over several decades, Pax Christi USA has been at the forefront of advocacy, striving to create a world rooted in justice, nonviolence, and peace.

Gaining Insights into Gun Violence

In recent years, gun violence has become an issue of immense concern, impacting countless lives and communities across the nation. The webinar hosted by Pax Christi USA and Peace Church offers a unique opportunity to delve deep into the complexities surrounding this pressing issue. Through informative presentations, interactive discussions, and expert-led sessions, attendees will gain invaluable insights into the root causes, consequences, and potential solutions for gun violence.

Why Attend the Webinar?

By participating in this webinar, you will:

  • Acquire a comprehensive understanding of the various factors contributing to gun violence.
  • Learn about evidence-based strategies and initiatives aimed at preventing gun violence.
  • Engage in meaningful conversations with experts, advocates, and fellow community members.
  • Empower yourself with knowledge and resources to effect change and promote peace.
  • Discover how you can support the work of Pax Christi USA and Peace Church in addressing gun violence.

Webinar Agenda

Session 1: Understanding the Impact of Gun Violence

During this session, renowned experts will shed light on the multifaceted impact of gun violence, exploring its effects on individuals, families, communities, and society as a whole. Gain a comprehensive understanding of the social, economic, and emotional repercussions associated with gun violence.

Session 2: Identifying Root Causes

Delve deep into the factors contributing to gun violence. Learn about potential underlying causes such as systemic inequalities, lack of accessible mental health resources, and the proliferation of illegal firearms. Understand how these factors intersect and perpetuate the cycle of violence.

Session 3: Prevention and Intervention Strategies

Discover evidence-based strategies and initiatives aimed at preventing gun violence. Learn about successful intervention programs, community-focused initiatives, and legal measures that can contribute to reducing gun-related incidents. Explore the importance of collaboration between various stakeholders, including faith-based organizations, government agencies, and local communities.

Session 4: Advocacy and Action

Engage in a dynamic discussion on how individuals and communities can advocate for change and take meaningful action against gun violence. From promoting legislative reforms to supporting grassroots movements, this session will provide practical insights and resources for those interested in making a difference.

Join Us on June 2

We invite you to be a part of this significant event in promoting peace and addressing gun violence within our community. The webinar hosted by Pax Christi USA in partnership with Peace Church is open to all individuals, regardless of religious or cultural background. Let us come together, learn from one another, and work towards a future where everyone can live free from the fear of gun violence.

Stay tuned for more details on how to register for the webinar and secure your spot. Together, we can be agents of change and advocates for a more peaceful world.