Peace and Justice Links, Research and Action

St. Barnabas Mission is a group member of Federation of Christian Ministries (FCM)

The information and links on this page are being developed as a service of the Peace and Justice Committee of FCM.

 

Resources for Areas in interest:

(Please consider joining our Google  Group email listserv.  Click here:  FCM Peace and Justice Committee )

Stewardship of the Environment

Pope Francis Laudato Si  on our Common Home, Downloadable, printable file.

Yale Forum on Religion and the Environment

Peace Activities

Global Peace Index 2014

Pillars of Peace –  Institute for Economics and Peace

UNESCO

Dances of Universal Peace – (FCM Hope House)

Peace and Pancakes (FCM Hope House)

Link to Pax Christi Metro New York:  http://www.nypaxchristi.org/

 

International Justice 

SOA Watch

Ecumenical Cooperation for the Work of Justice

 

United Church of Christ  – Advocate for Justice

Network- National  Catholic Social Justice Lobby 

Roman Catholic Compendium of Social Teachings-Peace and Justice

Episcopal Church on Social Justice Issues

Orthodox Worldwide Commitment to Social Action

Evangelical Lutheran Church in America – Addressing Social Concerns

World Council of Churches – Social Justice and Common Goods Policy Paper

American Friends Service Committee – Key Issues

United Methodist Church -Key Issues

National Council of Churches Justice Advocacy

Link to Mustard Seed Communities page of Margaret Brower, wife of FCM member Anthony Ercolano:

                      http://www.mustardseed.com/site/TR/Events/General?px=1002444&pg=personal&fr_id=2440

Homelessness

HUD 2013 Annual Report on Homeless in USA

HUD 2014 Annual Report on Homeless in USA

 

Prison and Justice System Reform

Misplaced Priorities (NAACP Report)

 

Educational Equality

Harvard University Achievement Gap Initiative – Many resources

 

Woman’s Rights

UN Commission on the Status of Women

 

Children’s Rights

 25th Anniversary of UN Convention on Rights of Children