May Peace Prevail On Earth International

Archive for October 2015

A twelve language Peace Pole is part of the art project on the Blomberg Mountain in Southwest of Bad Tölz , GERMANY

July 5, 2015 The artist Marco Paulo builds together with refugees a “Bridge of Humanity” on the Blomberg Mountain.  A twelve language Peace Pole was part of the art wall path project  entitled, “Change of Mind.” A bridge normally spans over water or valleys.  But a bridge on a mountain? Artist, Marco Paulo has called…

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Peace Pole Certificate Ceremony at the International Institute on Peace Education-Toledo, Ohio-USA

July 26-August 2, 2015 The Peace Education Initiative at the Judith Herb College of Education of The University of Toledo is home to the secretariat of the International Institute on Peace Education (IIPE).  The IIPE is a three-decades-old, weeklong residential experience for educators hosted in a different country every summer.  The Institute facilitates exchanges of…

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Peace Pole by Ursline Sisters' Motherhouse in Louisville, Kentucky, Reminds Us All To Be Peacemakers-USA

July 2015 Something new now sprouts amid the green space behind the Ursuline Sisters’ Motherhouse: a Peace Pole, one of tens of thousands located in 180 countries proclaiming, “May peace prevail on Earth.” These words are written in different languages on the pole that was blessed by sisters and associates on July 27 during Community Days.…

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CVH (Connecticut Valley Hospital) celebrates fifth annual International Day of Peace celebration – Hartford CT – USA

September 18th, 2015 On Friday, September 18th, 2015, CVH, (Connecticut Valley Hospital) celebrated its’ fifth annual International Day of Peace celebration. This year marked the 31st Anniversary of the peace movement throughout the world.  The Culture of peace and non-violence is a commitment to peace-building, mediation, tolerance, acceptance, mutual respect, intercultural and interfaith dialogue and…

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The International Day of Peace at the United Nations-USA

September 21, 2015 The 2015 International Day of Peace began at the United Nations with Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and the President of the70th General Assembly ringing the Peace Bell while 193 students raised the flags of the Member States during the Minute of Silence. Photo by Amanda Voisard Following the ceremony, the Secretary-General joined 800…

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