Through events, resources, & trips to the region, Churches for Middle East Peace (CMEP) provides opportunities to learn about the Middle East and a holistic approach to advocating for peace.

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Churches for Middle East Peace (CMEP) serves to elevate diverse voices who are advocating for equality, security, & human rights for all people in the Middle East.

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You & your church can be advocates for just U.S. policies toward the Middle East by contacting your members of Congress; participating in Hill & Government meetings; & attending Advocacy Summits.

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  • Press Release: CMEP Meets with Ambassador Brownback

    CMEP presented our concerns about the tax and land confiscation issues under consideration by the Jerusalem municipality and in the Israeli legislature, respectively, and about President Trump’s intent to move the U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem.

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  • Press Release | Gaza Border Violence

    Participating in non-violent border demonstrations is not an act of terrorism. CMEP denounces the violence and fully affirms the right of the Palestinian people to engage in nonviolent resistance.

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  • Action Alert | Tell Congress: Protect Aid to Palestinian Refugees

    On January 16, 2018 the U.S. announced it would be withholding $65 million from the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA). Tell Congress cutting humanitarian aid will not bring us closer to just, lasting, and comprehensive solution to the conflict in Israel-Palestine.
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  • Press Release | 18 Religious Leaders Call on Trump

    We are calling upon his administration to uphold the Status Quo and to protect the vulnerable Christian communities in the Holy Land.

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  • Action Alert | Defend Palestinian Children’s Human Rights

    Congresswoman Betty McCollum has introduced legislation to promote the human rights of Palestinian children! Join Congresswoman McCollum and tell Congress to protect Palestinian children.
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  • Bulletin | Talking Peace at the J Street Conference

    Weekly News Updates | Upcoming Events | Action Alerts

    “US Senator Bernie Sanders on Monday castigated Israel for its handling of recent clashes at the Gaza border, telling the liberal Mideast advocacy group J Street that Israel ‘massively overreacted’ to the protests,” according to The Times of Israel.
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  • Action Alert | Support a Shared Jerusalem


    Stand in solidarity with the people in the Holy Land. Call on Congress to end the occupation of East Jerusalem, keep the embassy in Tel Aviv,  and promote a Jerusalem shared by Palestinians and Israelis.

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