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Peace Building: Home

Learn about Catholic individuals and organizations working to build a sustainable peace


"The New Evangelization calls on every baptized person to be a peacemaker."

                                                                         Pope Francis

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Justice, Peace and Human Development

The Department of Justice, Peace & Human Development (JPHD) promotes awareness of Catholic social teaching and opportunities to live the Baptismal call to love God and neighbor.

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If you have comments or suggestions that will help make this guide more useful, please email them to Ted Bergfelt, Chair, CRRA Subject Guides Subcommittee, using the following link: Send Email


Welcome to this CRRA subject guide on Peacebuilding, one of the twelve CRRA Catholic Portal collecting themes. This theme relates to Catholic individuals and organizations involved in conflict prevention and reconciliation to build a sustainable peace. This guide will connect the user of the CRRA website to materials in the Catholic Portal, to electronic collections and other resources at CRRA institutions, and to important relevant Church documents.

Image: "St Telemachus Peace Maker" by Ade Bethune. Used with the kind permission of St. Catherine's University Archives & Special Collections