Posts By: FoR

MP3 of Rowan Williams’ talk + panel

Follow If you couldn’t make it to our centenary conference but want to hear what Rowan Williams said in his keynote address, then you’re in luck! We recorded Rowan’s talk onto a dictaphone and it’s taken… More >

Pancakes for peace

Follow Stuck for inspiration this Shrove Tuesday? Look no further.  We’ve created a little resource to help get your party started.  We’ve pulled together a recipe, made a little quiz and even written a prayer just… More >

Address causes of war, says Bishop

Follow We rounded off our centenary last Saturday, 17th January, with a service to remember the witness of FoR members and supporters over the last 100 years and to give thanks to God for guidance and… More >

Air strikes – what next?

Follow Devastatingly, UK MPs voted in support of carrying out air strikes in Iraq. This is a terrible result for the civilians in the area and for the country. We hardly need to mention Tony Blair’s… More >

FoR postcard answers

Follow You may have picked up one of our postcards with a quick quiz on. If you missed them, here’s what we were asking: 1. How many conscientious objectors were there in WWI? 2. How much… More >

RUSI airpower conference

Follow Event info from the RUSI airpower conference vigil on 9th July.  There are very good reports of it at the bottom of the page. For press release click here.   So Church House conference centre… More >

Vigil at church house #Land

Follow Photo: Dan Barnes-Davies for FoR England   The vigil outside the RUSI Land Warfare conference today was a success, hoorah!  Eight Christians turned out for a vigil in protest against Church House (owned by the… More >

Silent Vigil – Land Warfare conference

Follow RUSI, the military think tank, have a history of organising arms-sponsored conferences in Church House, a conference centre which raises money for the Church of England and under the care of the Archbish.  The CofE’s… More >

BAE AGM (BTW)

Follow Apologies for all the TLAs. Yesterday, peace activists swamped the AGM of the UK’s biggest arms manufacturers. It was glorious. This is the one day a year when members of the public can put their… More >

May 15th – CO day

Follow It’s just two weeks away now; 15th May is the day we particularly remember Conscientious Objectors – those who refused to take up arms and kill their fellow human. FoR is part of the First… More >