Breaking the Chains: Mass Incarceration <br />& Systems of Exploitation Promotional Resources for EAD 2015 What is Ecumenical Advocacy Days? Location & Housing Help Young Scholars Participate in EAD!

Breaking the Chains: Mass Incarceration
& Systems of Exploitation

Join EAD 2015 April 17-20, 2015 in Washington to address global issues of imprisonment and exploitation.

 

Promotional Resources for EAD 2015

View promotional materials and educational videos related to our April 2015 National Gathering on Mass Incarceration.

What is Ecumenical Advocacy Days?

A national gathering in Washington, DC for people of faith who want to be a force for change for the betterment of all! Learn more about our goals and mission.

Location & Housing

Book your hotel room for EAD’s 2015 National Gathering or find resources for alternative housing in the DC area.

Help Young Scholars Participate in EAD!

Make a donation to a scholarship fund to help young adults from across the country participate in future National Gatherings!

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EXHIBITORS

Find out more about exhibiting at EAD this year and complete your request online!

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SCHOLARSHIPS

If you are 18-35 years old, request a scholarship to attend our National Gathering.

About EAD

Ecumenical Advocacy Days is a movement of the ecumenical Christian community, and its recognized partners and allies, grounded in biblical witness and our shared traditions of justice, peace and the integrity of creation. Our goal, through worship, theological reflection and opportunities for learning and witness, is to strengthen our Christian voice and to mobilize for advocacy on a wide variety of U.S. domestic and international policy issues.

Recent News

Bishop José García to Preach at EAD 2015

January 28, 2015

WASHINGTON, DC — Ecumenical Advocacy Days for Global Peace with Justice (EAD) is pleased to announce that Bishop José García will serve as the Interdenominational Worship Keynote Preacher for EAD’s 2015 national gathering on Sunday morning, April 19, 2015 at the DoubleTree Crystal City Hotel in Arlington, Virginia. Bishop García is the new Director of Church Relations for Bread for… 

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2015 EAD Panel Features People “Working on the Frontlines for Change”

January 26, 2015

By Carol Fouke-Mpoyo, Church World Service WASHINGTON, D.C. — “To connect organizations and issues is the only way I see to break global systems of oppression. No one can do it alone. We have to see this as one movement.” That’s how David Schilling describes the task facing the more than 1,000 Christian advocates who are expected to attend the… 

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EAD Announces Over 40 Planned Workshops for 2015 National Gathering

January 9, 2015

WASHINGTON, DC —  Ecumenical Advocacy Days for Global Peace with Justice (EAD) is pleased to announce over forty planned workshops that will be offered during three workshop sessions during EAD’s thirteenth annual national gathering, April 17-20, 2015. The gathering is titled, “Breaking the Chains: Mass Incarceration and Systems of Exploitation.” To read descriptions of all forty planned workshops for EAD… 

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Images from EAD 2014

EAD 2014

Ecumenical Advocacy Days for Global Peace with Justice drew nearly 1,000 people from as far away as Alaska and Sri Lanka to Washington, D.C. from March 21-24 for its 12th National Gathering. This year’s annual event focused on efforts to reduce acquisition and use of guns for purposes that cause harm, and to rebalance funding priorities toward preventing violence and enhancing human security.

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Faithful Budget Campaign

In 2011, an interfaith coalition in Washington, DC began Capitol Hill prayer vigils and worked together to protect social safety net programs that serve people living in poverty. The Faithful Budget Campaign continues this work, resourcing moral choices for the federal budget.

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