Peace is about positive harmony and healthy relationships between people. It involves spiritual as well as material security. Peace is a state of true wholeness, a state of well-being. This value promotes harmony, stability and security within the school and local community.
‘Peace I leave with you; my peace I give you.’ (John 14:27)
Why did the Church Council choose this Christian value? ‘Because when Jesus was sent down there was peace.’ (Y2 Church Council member)
The dove carrying an olive branch is a symbol of peace in Christianity.
- Research why this is a symbol of peace.
- Is Christianity the only religion to have a symbol of peace?