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Replace Trident nuclear weapons with aid and development

111 Signatures Goal: 250

The Church of Scotland, the Roman Catholic Church in Scotland and the Scottish Episcopal Church are united in their belief that nuclear weapons are morally repugnant, and that the use of weapons of mass destruction would be a crime against God and against humanity. The introduction of the Trident weapons system represented a significant escalation in the UK

Sponsor

• Justice and Peace Commission of the Catholic Bishops\' Conference of Scotland http://www.justiceandpeacescotland.org.uk This petition was launched, in a ceremony outside the Scottish Parliament on 15 May 2006, by Cardinal Keith O\'Brien for the Catholic Bishops of Scotland; Morag Mylne, Convener of the Church and Society Council of the Church of Scotland; and Nancy Adams, convener of the Church in Society Committee of the Scottish Episcopalian Church.

Links

Organisations: • Church of Scotland: Church in Society http://www.churchofscotland.org.uk/society/index.htm • Justice and Peace Commission of the Catholic Bishops\' Conference of Scotland http://www.justiceandpeacescotland.org.uk • Justice, Peace and Creation Network of the Scottish Episcopal Church http://www.jpc-sec.org.uk News: • Catholic Bishops release statement on Trident http://www.scmo.org.uk/_titles/view.aspid=460 • Replacement of Trident
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Signatures

  • 3 months ago
    john white United Kingdom
    3 months ago
  • 6 years ago
    Alan Smith United Kingdom
    6 years ago
  • 7 years ago
    Leonard Warren United Kingdom
    7 years ago
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    steve whitton United Kingdom
    8 years ago
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    Sammy Luney United Kingdom
    8 years ago
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    Howard & Hilda Hilton United Kingdom
    9 years ago
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    The Revd. James Curry United Kingdom
    9 years ago
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    RAYMOND BRUSOKAS United Kingdom
    9 years ago
  • 9 years ago
    Sheila Brock United Kingdom
    9 years ago
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    Lillian Deckert United States
    9 years ago
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    Carole Fletcher United Kingdom
    9 years ago
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    mick mc mahon United Kingdom
    9 years ago
  • 9 years ago
    John Cantley United Kingdom
    9 years ago
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    Helen Weetman United Kingdom
    9 years ago
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    Joe Lennon United Kingdom
    9 years ago
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