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The Baptismal Covenant asks, “Will you strive for justice and peace among all people, and respect the dignity of every human being?”  These groups and organizations respond to this question in a variety of ways.
Bread for the World (BFW)
A nationwide Christian citizens movement seeking justice for the world's hungry people by lobbying our nation's decision makers, and engaging in research and education on polices related to hunger and development.
Church World Service (CWS)
A relief, development, and refugee assistance ministry of 36 Protestant, Orthodox, and Anglican denominations in the United States. Working in partnership with indigenous organizations in more than 80 countries, CWS works worldwide to meet human needs and foster self-reliance for all whose way is hard.
Decade to Overcome Violence: Churches Seeking Reconciliation and Peace (DOV)
An initiative of the World Council of Churches (WCC) which calls for passionate engagement with the issues of justice, peace and the integrity of creation, while relentlessly exploring the purpose of Christian unity in a broken world. The WCC encourages churches and communities to address issues of violence in their own contexts and to work together for peace, justice and reconciliation
Ecclesia Ministries and Common Cathedral
A daily street ministry in Boston since 1994, Ecclesia has joined homeless and housed people in worship, pastoral care, street ministry, support and education groups, and other aspects of community.
Episcopal Migration Ministries (EMM)
A voice of the Episcopal Church speaking on behalf of refugees and other vulnerable immigrant groups, EMM’s witness addresses the cause of uprooted persons overseas, including thousands who languish in refugee camps awaiting a solution to their suffering.
Every Voice Network (EVN)
EVN is dedicated to informing, supporting, and uniting progressive Episcopalians engaged in peace and justice work. EVN’s mission is to advance the reign of God by providing a sophisticated, comprehensive, and collaborative communications infrastructure for progressive congregations, advocacy groups, and individuals in the Episcopal Church.
National Episcopal AIDS Coalition
NEAC works collaboratively for effective HIV/AIDS ministry on and by all levels of the Episcopal Church. This ministry is rooted in our faith and hope in the risen Christ as expressed in the Covenant established at our Baptism.
ONE Campaign
The ONE Campaign is an effort by Americans to rally Americans – one by one – to fight the emergency of global AIDS and extreme poverty. ONE is students and ministers, punk rockers and NASCAR moms, Americans of all beliefs and every walk of life, united to help make poverty history.