Jubilee News

Host the Development and Peace quilt
August 18, 2017

Representing the vision of 58 dioceses from across Canada, Development and Peace’s 50th anniversary quilt is a moving tribute to the organization’s mission and the Christian values of equality...

50 years of campaigns for change
August 15, 2017

In a few weeks, Development and Peace will be launching its latest fall action campaign. These yearly campaigns have grown out of a tradition of responding to the injustices and human rights abuses...

Commemorative Mass Photo
June 28, 2017

On June 18, after a day of meetings in Montreal, members of the National Council drove to Drummondville to attend a Eucharistic Celebration at St-Frédéric Basilica, led by Most Reverend Terrence Prendergast, Archbishop of Ottawa...

Jubilee book to celebrate 50 years of Solidarity
May 31, 2017

With 50 stories from 50 different contributors, Development and Peace’s new book, Jubilee 50 Years of Solidarity, is both an exuberant celebration of the profoundly transformative role that our movement has played in people’s...

May 30, 2017

In Canada, we can bite into an apple that travelled around the world, while apple orchards and good storehouses abound within kilometres of our homes. This is the sad irony of our current industrial, global food system...

May 30, 2017

Summer is just around the corner and for those of you haven’t yet planned your vacation, we thought we would share a suggestion in the context of Development and Peace’s Jubilee celebrations this year: why not do a pilgrimage to celebrate?

May 30, 2017

In the second video in our Jubilee video series, Development and Peace looks back to its very first fundraising campaign launched in 1968.The Campaign raised $1.35 million for 77 projects in 32 countries.

April 5, 2017

Eucharistic celebration followed by a fraternal encounter with a light snack took place on March 18, 2017, to mark 50 years of Development and Peace’s presence in the Diocese of Montreal.