Resources for Responding to Violence

Resources for Responding to Violence

Bishop Scanlan follows-up to the “March for Our Lives” event and provides resources for Clergy. To read the letter, click here.

 

Ways for Our Faith to Confront Gun Violence:

Episcopal Public Policy Network
Office of Government Relations
Gun reform
http://advocacy.episcopalchurch.org/app/write-a-letter?3&engagementId=371853

Other Resources on confronting Gun Violence from TEC
https://www.episcopalchurch.org/library/topics/gun-violence

Liturgical Resources
http://bishopsagainstgunviolence.org/liturgical-resources/

From Episcopal Peace Fellowship
http://epfnational.org/liturgies/

December 14, 2017 marks the 5-year mark of the Sandy Hook tragedy.
National Vigil for Victims of Gun Violence: St Mark’s Episcopal Church Office
301 A Street Southeast Washington, DC 20003
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/congressional-members-staff-5th-annual-national-vigil-for-all-victims-of-gun-violence-tickets-37458606701

From Church Publishing and written in 2015:
Reclaiming the Gospel of Peace; Challenging the Epidemic of Gun Violence
https://www.churchpublishing.org/siteassets/pdf/reclaiming-the-gospel-of-peace/reclaiming-the-gospel-of-peace_chapter4.pdf


Protect Children Not Guns: We Can Do Better
Children’s Defense Fund
http://www.childrensdefense.org/campaigns/protect-children-not-guns/

Parenting for Peace and Justice Network: Resources for Families
http://www.ipj-ppj.org/Families.htm

A Litany for Gun Violence
https://www.episcopalchurch.org/files/litany-for-gun-violence-insert-6.19.16.pdf

Prayers and litany from the Episcopal Diocese of Newark
https://dioceseofnewark.org/liturgical/anti-gun-violence-liturgies

Ideas, prayers, and music from Catholic Youth Ministry
http://projectym.com/vegas-shooting/


Gun Violence Prevention Laws Save Lives: Conversing with your Congregation about Gun Violence
Faiths United to Prevent Gun Violence
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Litany in Response to an Act of Mass Violence
View DOCX

Rememberance after an Act of Mass Violence
View DOCX

Resources for the 2016 National Gun Violence Prevention
Rabbis Against Gun Violence
View PDF

 

Resources for: Children | Youth | Young Adults