The Catholic Nonviolence Initiative and our partners regularly introduce new tools and resources. These promote and advance understandings of active nonviolence and just peace. Many are designed for use in parishes and classrooms. This page is updated regularly, so please check back often. You may also be interested in visiting our Listen and watch page and our Library, and discovering more organisations committed to nonviolence here.

Statements and messages

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Theological reflections, prayers and essays

Books are found here

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Research on nonviolence

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Examples of applied nonviolence

Unarmed civilian protection:

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Resources and essays on just peace, violence and nonviolence

Just peace

Violence and nonviolence

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For educators and parents

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Primers and background information

Frequently asked questions

We have developed a number of primers to help you understand active nonviolence and just peace is all about.

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Tools and study guides

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Throughout the fall of 2016 the Catholic Nonviolence Initiative organised a series of webinars introducing the work and mission of the CNI and the groundbreaking Nonviolence and Just Peace Conference. Each webinar has a post, with background information, slides, and a recording of the webinar itself.

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