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Coalition for Peace Action 40th Anniversary Multifaith Service and Conference for Peace

November 10, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm

The Coalition for Peace Action will hold its 40th Anniversary Multifaith Service and Conference for Peace on Sunday, November 10. Jim Wallis will be the preacher for the morning Multifaith Service. Dan Ellsberg and other speakers will talk at the afternoon conference, and attend a sponsor reception afterward.The multifaith service will take place at 11 a.m. at the Princeton University Chapel (on campus, next to Firestone Library on Washington Road). The service is free and does not require pre-registration.The conference will take place from 1:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. at Nassau Presbyterian Church at 61 Nassau Street in Princeton. Ticket prices range from $20 to $125 (free for students).  After the Conference, there will be a reception with Dan Ellsberg from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. in the assembly room at Nassau Presbyterian Church,. You must be registered as a Sponsor to attend the reception.

Jim Wallis is a New York Times bestselling author, public theologian, speaker, and international commentator on ethics and public life. He served on President Obama’s White House Advisory Council on Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships and was former vice chair of and currently serves on the Global Agenda Council on Values of the World Economic Forum.

Daniel Ellsberg was born in Chicago in 1931. After graduating from Harvard in 1952 with a B.A. summa cum laude in Economics, he studied for a year at King’s College, Cambridge University, on a Woodrow Wilson Fellowship. Between 1954 and 1957, Ellsberg spent three years in the U.S. Marine Corps, serving as rifle platoon leader, operations officer, and rifle company commander. He earned his Ph.D. in Economics at Harvard in 1962 with his thesis, Risk, Ambiguity and Decision.

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Date:
November 10, 2019
Time:
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Venue

Nassau Presbyterian Church
61 Nassau St
Princeton, 08542
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