Living and Promoting
Active Nonviolence and Peacemaking

Living and Promoting
Active Nonviolence and Peacemaking

Living and Promoting
Active Nonviolence and Peacemaking

We Clinton Franciscans, in the spirit of Saint Francis and
Saint Clare and grounded in contemplation, are called to ongoing conversion and sent as instruments of God’s peace.

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Firearms and Faith: Navigating Catholic Social Teaching in a World of Gun Violence
Tue Jun 18, 2024  | 6:00 PM
Join Nuns Against Gun Violence for a webinar exploring what Catholic Social Teaching has to say about the epidemic of gun violence in our world.   Tuesday, June 18 6:00 p.m. CST Virtual...
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Juneteenth Celebration
Wed Jun 19, 2024  | 5:00 PM
Gates open at 5:00 p.m.  Short program starts at 5:30 p.m.  A concert by the Funktastic Five starts at 6:00 p.m.  Family-friendly fun including a coloring contest and puppet show.  Poetry reading,...
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Share Our Sandwiches
Thu Jun 20, 2024  | 12:00 PM
Individuals experiencing food insecurity can receive a free sack lunch through the Share Our Sandwiches program, sponsored by the Franciscan Peace Center. Share Our Sandwiches lunches will be...
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Movies That Matter: Informing Your Vote

In 2018, after a gunman opened fire inside a Pittsburgh synagogue, murdering 11 people as they prayed, the community rallied to support one another.  Sign up to watch “A Tree of Life” then join us online to hear from survivors of the attack and engage in a discussion with other viewers. 

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Active Nonviolence

Active nonviolence is a creative power for good available to everyone. It is grounded in the sacredness of all life and respect for every person.

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Firearms and Faith: Navigating Catholic Social Teaching in a World of Gun Violence

Join Nuns Against Gun Violence for a webinar exploring what Catholic Social Teaching has to say about the epidemic of gun violence in our world. June 18 at 6:00 PM CST. Register now for “Firearms and Faith” below.  

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