World Week for Peace in Palestine and Israel

September 20, 2020

The third week of September is the annual World Week for Peace in Palestine and Israel (WWPPI). This week is a time for people of faith to join together in worship and prayer in support of an end to the occupation of Palestine. WWPPI calls on its participants to work for an end to the occupation, so that Palestinians and Israelis can finally live in peace. Learn more about this issue at Unsettling Goods: Choose Peace in Palestine and Israel.

File A Communion Prayer in Palestine and Israel
A prayer with references to Palestine.
File Prayer (Israeli & Palestinian Deaths)
A prayer of condolence on deaths of Israelis and Palestinians.
File Prayer for Peace with Justice in Israel/Palestine
A prayer inspired by Psalm 23 and A Moment of Truth: Kairos Palestine, section 3.
PDF icon The Wall
A WWPPI prayer by Michel Sabbah, Latin Patriarch Emeritus of Jerusalem.
Related Material
PDF icon Bulletin Insert: 50 Years Occupation
Bulletin insert re 50 years of military occupation in the West Bank: a just peace now!
Our gifts for Mission & Service help maintain health clinics in devastated regions.
Our gifts for Mission & Service support the work of resolution in places of conflict.
Our gifts for Mission & Service accompany partners in the midst of occupation.
PDF icon Images—Exhibition
A WWPPI collection of photographs portraying the daily lives of Palestinians and Israelis during the occupation.
PDF icon West Bank Map
A WWPPI map of the occupied West Bank showing the location of the Green Line, Israeli separation barrier, Israeli settlements, and checkpoints.
File World Week of Peace in Palestine and Israel | WCC
Background, study, and worship resources from the World Council of Churches.