World Week of Peace in Israel and Palestine

Posted on Aug 25, 2018

During this week which includes the International Day of Prayer for Peace on 21 September, church organizations, congregations, and people of faith are encouraged to bear a common witness by participating in worship services, educational events, and acts of support in favour of peace and justice for Israelis and Palestinians.

When: 16 – 23 September 2018

Theme: Youth and Children

Where: Worldwide

Resources: “Youth and Children: Raising Hope and Making Change”

Invitation to World Week of Peace in Palestine and Israel to the WCC member churches

The World Council of Churches invites member churches, faith-based communities, and civil society organizations around the world to join together for a week of prayer for just peace for all in Palestine and Israel. Congregations and individuals around the globe who share the hope of justice shall unite during the week to take peaceful actions, together, to create a common international public witness.


For more information regarding the material:

Nahida Tannous, WCC Communication Officer