Press: Christian activists willing to risk arrest gain support of Bishop

Invitation to the launch

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You are warmly invited to the Faith and Resistance Launch Event

Saturday July 15th 2017

10:30 – 16:00
Friends House, 173 – 177 Euston Road, London
Free entry: Tickets available here

Speakers:

  • Andrea Needham, ploughshares activist and author of ‘The Hammer Blow’
  • Sam Walton and Dan Woodhouse, ploughshares activists 2017.
  • Fr Martin Newell cp, founder of the London Catholic Worker and longterm nonviolent activist on antiwar and climate change campaigns.

Workshops:

  • Biblical motivations for arrestable action
  • NVDA in the UK: our shared histories
  • Sustainability: nourishment for the longhaul
  • The limits of nonviolence in action
  • Prison: endurance test or chance to witness

A chance to meet other like minded Christian activists, take the pledge, make contacts, share experiences.