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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  • CMEP 1835

    Please join us for Intersections of Faith and Advocacy: A Focus on Peacebuilding in Israel-Palestine on Nov. 14th, 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. EST. Speakers will include: Rev. Dr. Mae Elise Cannon, Churches for Middle East Peace; Rev. Dr. Munther Isaac, Bethlehem Bible College; Carla Montilla Jaimes, Morghan Cyr, and Josh Curtis, J Street.

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  • Show Your Support for HR 8050: Israeli Annexation Non-Recognition Act

    On Friday, August 14, Rep. Betty McCollum (MN) introduced HR 8050 the Israeli Annexation Non-Recognition Act to prohibit the US’s recognition of Israel’s claim of sovereignty over the occupied West Bank.

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  • Public Statement | CMEP Condemns Labeling Announcements

    These actions by Secretary of State Pompeo are further evidence that this Administration is not an honest broker when it comes to the pursuit of Middle East peace.

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  • Affirm Your Opposition to Annexation!

    Join us in opposing annexation by adding your name to the public statement we are issuing as part of our Churches Against Annexation campaign.

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  • Advocacy During COVID-19

    We know COVID-19 will have a disproportionate impact on those already marginalized, including Palestinians living under occupation. Congress and the Administration must take immediate action to ensure U.S. policy helps end the occupation and alleviate the suffering of Palestinians. During this time of physical distancing, we encourage you to reach out to your elected officials to demand they enact policies that will help contribute to a just future for all in Israel/Palestine.

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  • Progressive Democrats Call on Pompeo to Condemn Israeli Demolition of Bedouin Village

    Weekly News Updates | Upcoming Events | Action Alerts

    A look at continuing responses to the US election, continuing discussions on relationships between countries, and more news in this week’s bulletin. 

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