Peace Among the Peoples: Event

Peace Among the Peoples: Overcoming the Logic, Spirit and and Practice of Violence” is an ecumenical peace conference hosted by Associated Mennonite Biblical Seminary in Elkhart, Indiana July 28-31, 2010.  Inspired by the World Council of Churches’ Decade to Overcome Violence, the conference will bring together Christians of many persuasions in a focus on contemporary North American responses to war and violence. 

The event will include presentations from leaders Mary Jo Leddy, Rita Nakashima Brock, Stanley Hauerwas, and Brian McLaren. Discussions will include contemporary issues of just policing, responsibility to protect, nuclear weapons, and chaplaincy.

- from Mennonite Central Committee's Bits and Pieces newsletter