The purpose of the Commission is to:

  • Promote awareness, discussion  and action throughout the Leeds diocese about the ‘Just’ Gospel response to the key issues of today
  • Advise the bishop of Leeds in respect of key Social Justice issues
  • Celebrate the work  that so many people in the diocese are already doing to bring about God’s Reign of Justice and Peace

NJPN logoWe are an integral part of the Diocese of Leeds and also a member of the National Justice and Peace Network.

CAN YOU HELP ASYLUM SEEKERS?

 Leeds Diocesan Refugee Support Group

WYDAN Night Shelter Information Evening

Thur 12 July 2018 @ 7pm

Wheeler Hall, St Anne’s Cathedral, Leeds

WYDAN night shelter logoThe West Yorkshire Destitute Asylum Seeker Network WYDAN are looking for additional parishes and Churches Together groups to host destitute men asylum seekers so they can expand their night shelter offering. Come along if you think your parish might be interested in becoming involved.

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PALESTINE NAKBA

Pax Christi International urges the international community to commemorate and reflect with Palestinians on the 70th anniversary of the Nakba – when more than 750,000 Palestinians were expelled from their homes.

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For some practical ideas on actions that you can take, one place you can look is the War on Want website:-

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June 2018 -published 12/06/18

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UPCOMING EVENTS

Jul
20
Fri
6:00 pm It is in the shelter of each oth... @ The Hayes Conference Centre
It is in the shelter of each oth... @ The Hayes Conference Centre
Jul 20 @ 6:00 pm – Jul 22 @ 2:00 pm
It is in the shelter of each other that the people live @ The Hayes Conference Centre | Swanwick | England | United Kingdom
This is the National Justice and Peace Network Annual Conference. The confirmed speakers are: Rev Al Barrett Vicar on an estate in East Birmingham, ‘nurturing a church community that is committed to “growing a loving[...]
Sep
11
Tue
7:00 pm J&P Commission Meeting
J&P Commission Meeting
Sep 11 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
J&P Commission Meeting
If you would like to come along to a Commission meeting you would be very welcome. Please email the office for full details.
Sep
29
Sat
all-day Celebrating 20 years of Debt Jus... @ The Birmingham and Midland Institute
Celebrating 20 years of Debt Jus... @ The Birmingham and Midland Institute
Sep 29 all-day
Celebrating 20 years of Debt Justice Campaigning @ The Birmingham and Midland Institute | England | United Kingdom
Clare from the Jubilee Debt Campaign writes:- Over the years you’ve helped to sustain the Jubilee Debt Campaign’s work for debt justice by signing petitions or encouraging others to do so, attending workshops or events,[...]
Oct
2
Tue
all-day World Nonviolence Day
World Nonviolence Day
Oct 2 all-day
A global day to celebrate and publicise the efforts of people to resolve conflict situations without resorting to violence