Our diocesan Justice and Peace Commission
Chris is the
Fig Tree aims to preach the gospel of peace in word and deed and to build and support the Christian peace community here in the UK.
Chris’s work of preaching the gospel of peace has led him to challenge war and the arms trade, resulting in several prison sentences.
He has spent the past seven years as director of the Fellowship of Reconciliation, a Christian peace organisation set up by conscientious objectors during the World War I.
He was a co-ordinator at Campaign Against Arms Trade (CAAT) and Justice and Peace co-ordinator for the Diocese of Southwark.
“The Technology of Modern War and the Quest for Peace” takes place on
This year’s Peace Sunday is celebrated on January 20.