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Interfaith Peace Prayer 2014

At the Museum of the Seam in Jerusalem An Interfaith prayer initiated by the Inter-Religious Coordinating Council in Israel (ICCI) was held on Thursday evening, Oct. 29th at the Museum of the Seam in Jerusalem. The evening was moderated by Dr. Deborah Weissman, co-vice chairperson of ICCI and consisted of prayers and reflections on Peace, ... Read more...

English Biblical Program 2014

In the footsteps of Jesus according to Markus

Walking “In the Footsteps of Jesus” with the September/October class of 2014 was a time of Pilgrimage one dreams about but not too often are one’s dreams realized. With a strong contingent from Australia, the group represented 10 different countries from around the world. Following introductions on our first and second day, Mark Walsh led ... Read more...

Sr. Marie Claire’s Golden Jubilee

It was on the feast of Our Lady of the Rosary that the community of Gémenos chose to celebrate Sr. Marie Claire’s Golden Jubilee. This date was chosen because Diane and Agnes happened to be in Aubagne at this time and together with Genevieve, could also celebrate with them and Sr. Marie Claire. The Eucharist ... Read more...

Amen – A Prayer for the World

آمين – صلاة من أجل العالم

On June 17th, Carina, Wafaa and I attended the opening night of an exhibition called “Amen – A Prayer for the World” at the Museum of Modern Art on the Cairo Opera House grounds. The exhibition was sponsored by CARAVAN, which began in Cairo in 2009 and whose mission statement is: Building bridges through the ... Read more...

Gosia Mrówczyńska’s time in Berba

فترة إقامة جوزيّا مروفجينسكا في البربا.

Although finding myself in Upper Egypt is still a mystery for me, I have no doubt that these 6 weeks in the lovely village called Berba are a gift from God. Drawing and painting has always given me a lot of joy and peace, so I found the opportunity of sharing this experience with children ... Read more...