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Episcopalians Against Gun Violence
Episcopalians Against Gun Violence

An ad-hoc group of bishops, clergy and lay people disseminating information about Episcopalians who are working, collectively and individually, to curb gun violence.

filed under Episcopal Websites     tags Violence, Guns
Faiths United to Prevent Gun Violence
Faiths United to Prevent Gun Violence

Faiths United to Prevent Gun Violence is a diverse coalition of denominations and groups working together to address America's gun violence epidemic.

filed under Interfaith     tags Violence, Guns, 2014 Conference
Episcopal Public Policy Network (EPPN)
Episcopal Public Policy Network (EPPN)

How many times have you read an article in the paper or watched a news story and wished there was something you could do? With the Episcopal Public Policy Network, you can. Senators and Representatives care about what you, their constituent, think about a particular issue. Whether you feel passionately about environmental protection, HIV/AIDS funding, or education, you can make your voice heard on Capitol Hill.

Episcopal Peace Fellowship
Episcopal Peace Fellowship

The Episcopal Peace Fellowship (EPF) is a national organization connecting all who seek a deliberate response to injustice and violence and want to pray, study and take action for justice and peace in our communities, our church, and the world. We are called to do justice, dismantle violence, and strive to be peacemakers.

Challenging Violence (from Diocese of CT)
Challenging Violence (from Diocese of CT)

This website seeks to provide resources for individuals, families, congregations and dioceses to engage in the work of challenging violence. There are pages of resources that are pastoral and educational. There is also a page of advocacy resources and possibilities for connecting with other organizations involved in advocacy and challenging violence. We are always looking for additional resources, so you if know of things we could add or if you have questions, please email: challengingviolence@gmail.com.

Bishops United Against Gun Violence
Bishops United Against Gun Violence

Bishops Against Gun Violence urges our cities, states and nation to adapt policies and pass legislation that will reduce the number of Americans killed and wounded by gunfire.

Gun Violence Prevention Saves Lives: Conversing with your congregation about gun violence
Gun Violence Prevention Saves Lives: Conversing with your congregation about gun violence

Many have asked for guidance on faith-based arguments for gun violence prevention (GVP), research that backs up that GVP measures work, suggested responses to common pro-gun statements, and guidance on what congregations can and cannot do within their IRS tax status.

Faiths United to Prevent Gun Violence is pleased to release “Gun Violence Prevention Saves Lives: Conversing with your congregation about gun violence” to help faith and lay leaders continue to effectively educate and mobilize people of faith around gun violence prevention.

The guide is free and available to all HERE.