Women, Peace and the church

Saturday 24th November 9.30am to 4pm

Organised by the Archbishop Desmond Tutu Centre for War and Peace Studies, the Liverpool-Cologne Link Group and the Josephine Butler Memorial Trust

Time - 9:30 am - 4:00 pm

This is a free event

Cologne and Liverpool its people, universities, commerce, community organisations and churches are twinned – the first German and English cities to initiate such a partnership in 1952.
Joined by a desire to celebrate peace, unity and personal development we are marking the 100th Anniversary of the end of the First World War with guests from Cologne Churches with whom Merseyside’s churches have linked through Churches Together in the Merseyside Region for nearly four decades.

The event will include talks,workshops and a performance entitled Mulieres Motus Liberi - (Women Move in Peace) by The Mothers’ Day Project, an umbrella name for a project  that responds to the notion of   Mothering and Peace through performance, dialogue and the Digital Homeland an online space for artists to share their work.

This event will be followed by an Ecumenical service at the Metropolitan Cathedral on Sunday, November 25th 3.00 p.m. attended by Church leaders from Liverpool and Cologne. All welcome.

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Venue Details

Liverpool Hope University
Creative Campus
Cornerstone Building
Shaw Street
L6 1HP

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