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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  • The Peaople’s Patriarch Film Screening

    Join CMEP for a screening of a short film about the life, ministry, and advocacy of His Beatitude Michel Sabbah followed by remarks from His Beatitude as well as a Question and Answer time with him.

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  • Public Statement | CMEP Supports Biden Administration’s Opposition to the Israeli Government’s Approval of New Settlement Construction

    CMEP welcomes the Biden Administration’s opposition to recent actions of the Israeli Government.

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  • Travel with CMEP

    Churches for Middle East Peace (CMEP) partners with MEJDI tours to offer custom group travel to Israel, Palestine, and other destinations in the Middle East. Trips to the region offer pilgrimages and advocacy-oriented travel. While traveling in the Holy Land, trips provide the chance to hear multi-narrative perspectives through the use of two local guides, one Israeli and one Palestinian. They offer various perspectives on the history and current realities of the land.

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  • Action Alert | Tell Congress: Cosponsor New McCollum Resolution

    On October 28, 2021, Rep. Betty McCollum introduced a Resolution in the House of Representatives opposing the designation of six Palestinian human rights groups as “terrorist” organizations. On October 19, Benny Gantz, the Israeli Defense Minister, signed an executive order designating 6 prominent Palestinian human rights groups as “terrorist” organizations.

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  • UN Palestine Refugee Aid Agency ‘Close to Collapse’ After Funding Cuts

    Weekly News Updates | Upcoming Events | Action Alerts

    A look at aid funding, settlements and ceasefires, and more news in this week’s bulletin.

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