BR Peace Network
Calling peace-makers and peace-builders! Celebrate peacemaking in Baton Rouge. Who is doing what? Baton Rouge is blessed with peacebuilders who are making a difference in Baton Rouge. The Peace Network meets 3-4 times a year. Sign-up for info about our next gathering. Here are topics from our past meetings:
Language of Peace
Music: Universal Language of Peace
How to live in peace in "these times"?
Peace-filled mystics and poets from diverse faith traditions
Poem created by the Peace Network 1/5/2021
Waging Peace: Commissioned Choral Music
Waging Peace is an original choral composition by American composer Dr Robert Kyr and features first-person accounts from the Greater Baton Rouge community. Commissioned by the Interfaith Federation of Greater Baton Rouge, Waging Peace was performed by an interfaith community choir, narrators, and instrumental ensemble from over 20 local congregations. The world premiere of Waging Peace was held in Baton Rouge in May, 2013 with over 850 in attendance. Movements include:
Movement 1: Listen
Movement 2: Understand
Movement 3: Forgive
Movement 4: Collaborate
Movement 5: Proclaim
Waging Peace Curriculum
The Waging Peace lyrics have been adabted into a curriculum to teach peace. Samples include:
Waging Peace: Sample TracksIntroduction to Waging Peace -- Rev. Robin McCullough-Bade
Movement 1: Listen -- The Voices of the People
Movement 1: Listen -- Choral Response
Movement 3: Forgive -- Choral Response
The CD includes all narration and music, as well as a booklet with the full text of Waging Peace.
How to Order Waging Peace CD
By PHONE: contact the Interfatih Federatiaon office (225-267-5600).
By MAIL: Send your payment for the CD's you wish to order to:
Interfaith Federation of Greater Baton Rouge
3112 Convention Street
Baton Rouge LA 70806
COST of the CD's:
$15 for 1
$25 for 2
$10 each for 3 or more.