Updates from the Peace and Justice Committee

March 09, 2016

The Episcopal Diocese of Chicago Peace and Justice Committee works to ensure Christ's voice is heard in our society. The committee supports training on community organizing; letter writing campaigns; educational trips; and works actively on the issues of immigration, racism, poverty, gun violence and Palestine/Israel. 
March meeting:
Our next meeting via conference call is Wednesday, March 16, from 7 - 8:30 pm Central Daylight Time. Join the meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone using this link.  To participate by phone call 408.650.3123 (access code 123-968-717). For more information, please contact Jackie Lynn by email or phone (847.376.9358).
Palm Sunday community action:
The Peace and Justice Committee will join the Logan Square Ecumenical Alliance to Occupy Palm Sunday, a rally and action to preserve Lathrop Homes for low and moderate income families.  The Rally will take place Sunday, March 20, at 12:30pm. Meet us at 2029 W. Diversey (between Hoyne and Levitt). Learn more.