Upcoming Events

June 02, 2020

June Peace Education Committee via Zoom

Tuesday, June 2, at 5:00 PM All welcome, whether or not you've previously attended a meeting! Please RSVP to nikivanaller@peacecoalition.org or 570-536-5140 to indicate your attendance. The link to join the Zoom meeting will only be sent to those who RSVP. If you are not familiar with the Zoom platform, click here for some helpful instructions. Niki can be reached to help with tech setup on weekdays during…
Jun 10, 2020

Part One of Annual Membership Gathering, with Noam Chomsky - June 10

Both parts of this Annual Membership Gathering require paid registration, as well as a paid 2020 membership. Only members and their guests will be sent the information to join by Zoom.…
Jun 14, 2020

Part Two of Annual Membership Gathering, with Michael Klare - June 14

Both parts of this Annual Membership Gathering require paid registration, as well as a paid 2020 membership. Only members and their guests will be sent the information to join by Zoom.…
Aug 09, 2020

Service to Honor the 75th Anniversary of the Atomic Bombing of Nagasaki

On August 9, the Rev. Robert Moore willl give a pre-recorded sermon for Christ Congregation of Princeton, for the 75th Anniversary of the atomic bombing of Nagasaki. The link for the…
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Aug 09, 2020

75th Anniversary of Hiroshima and Nagasaki Bombings, with Dan Ellsberg

CFPA will (virtually) commemorate the 75th Anniversary of the Hiroshima and Nagasaki atomic bombings, on Sunday, August 9, at 7 p.m. Dan Ellsberg will speak, via Zoom, a…
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Nov 15, 2020

Annual Multifaith Service for Peace: The Rev. Dr. Chloe Breyer

2020's Multifaith Service for Peace, in collaboration with the Princeton University Chapel, will be held on Sunday, November 15, starting at 11 a.m. The service may occur at the…

On January 21, 2019, the Coalition for Peace Action and the Princeton Clergy Association co-sponsored the Annual Multifaith Service to Commemorate the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr, from 7 to 8:30 PM at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Princeton.

300 people attended the service. Dr. Ruha Benjamin, Associate Professor in the Department of African American Studies at Princeton University, and Chairperson of the Spiritual Assembly of the Baha'is of Princeton, gave the sermon.

Click here to read transcript of her talk! 

Diverse faith leaders from a wide range of traditions co-led the multifaith worship service:

The Rev. Carlton Branscomb, Pastor of First Baptist Church in Princeton
The Rev. Laura Craig, Fellowship in Prayer
The Rev. Dave Davis, Pastor of Nassau Presbyterian Church and President of the Princeton Clergy Association
Steve Drake and Avis Hofstad, First Church of Christ, Scientist in Princeton
The Rev. Donald Locklear, Music Minister, First Baptist Church
The Rev. Lukata Mjumbe, Pastor of Witherspoon Street Presbyterian Church
The Rev. Robert Moore, Executive Director, Coalition for Peace Action and Chair, MLK Planning Committee
The Rev. Bill Neely, Pastor of the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Princeton
Imam Sohaib Sultan, Muslim Chaplain at Princeton University
The Rev. Jenny Smith Walz, Lead Pastor, First United Methodist Church, Princeton
Cantor Jeff Warschauer, Jewish Center of Princeton
Dr. Eberhard Wunderlich, Princeton Bah’ai Community

See pictures below (by John Lien except where noted), and click here for more.

MLK 2019 1

(photo by Robert Eaton)

MLK 2019 2

MLK 2019 3

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