Books for Nonviolence Workshops and Study Groups

Engage: Exploring Nonviolent Living
($40, or $37 if buying 5 or more)
Published in 2005, 300 pages

Pace e Bene Nonviolence Service announces the publication of Engage: Exploring Nonviolent Living, a revised and expanded version of From Violence to Wholeness. Written by Laura Slattery, Ken Butigan, Veronica Pelicaric and Ken Preston-Pile.

Full of stories, exercises and resources, Engage is a workbook to learn, study and practice the nonviolent options available to us. It offers a guide for groups on how to take action for justice and peace in the midst of war and injustice.

Engage is ideal for advocacy organizations, faith communities, citizen action leagues, campus networks and any group seeking to work together to create a society committed to justice, democracy, peace, sustainability and equality.

From Violence To Wholeness
($30, or $27 if buying 5 or more)
Published in 1996, 170 pages

From Violence To Wholeness is a ten-part study and action program that explores nonviolence as a creative, powerful and effective process for addressing and resolving the conflicts in our lives and in the life of the world. Drawing on the vision of Jesus, Gandhi, Martin Luther King, Jr. and Dorothy Day, this program offers your church, community, or group resources to deepen your journey from fear to freedom, from despair to hope, from violence to wholeness.

Traveling with the Turtle: Women’s Spirituality and Peacemaking
($40, or $37 if buying 5 or more)
Women’s spirituality is a powerful force for peacemaking. Come travel with the turtle, ancient symbol of feminine wisdom and strength, and explore the ways this spirituality can impact your life. Traveling with the Turtle can help you unleash the power and share the wisdom that you possess deep within, in order to make peace with yourself, in your relationships, communities and society.


Engage/Turtle – $9 for one copy, $11 for 2-3 copies. Bulk orders on advisement.

FVTW – $9 for one copy, $11 for 2-6 copies. Bulk orders on advisement.

Express postage available at extra cost – please confirm at time of ordering.

You can purchase these books from your local contact person by sending them an email with your order. They will advise of payment options.

Pace e Bene Nonviolence Service in the USA also has other great resources, including DVDs, CDs, t-shirts and books – check out their online store.

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