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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.
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.
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: email@example.com.
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.