"The violent attacks that are sweeping across Northern Iraq cannot but awaken the consciences of all men and women of goodwill to concrete acts of solidarity by protecting those affected or threatened by violence and assuring the necessary and urgent assistance for the many displaced people as well as their safe return to their cities and their homes."
"How can we not feel all the lacerating pain of our persecuted Christian brethren? The outcry is growing ever stronger at the appalling injustices suffered by Christians in many parts of the world, forced to leave everything and flee their homeland for one reason: the fact of being Christian."
From August 24-30, 2014 the 35th Meeting for Friendship Among Peoples will be held in Rimini. "The next Meeting will be the experience of a trip to the peripheries of the world and of existence that must be measured with the challenges posed by reality." The program, continuously updated is available on the website of Meeting.
"To the Ends of the World and of Existence. Destiny Has Not Left Man Alone" is the topic of the 2014 Rimini Meeting, to be held on August 24th-30th, 2014. This year, AVSI tells its story in Kenya, Ecuador and Brazil through an exhibition curated b the Irish writer John Waters. Read his introduction to the exhibit.
The message of Fr. Julián Carrón for graduating high school students and recent college graduates participating in the customary gesture of the summer pilgrimage to Czestochowa.
The pilgrimage begins in Krakow on August 6 and arrives at Czestochowa on August 11.
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New York Encounter is an annual three day festival centered around fascinating presentations, artistic performances, conferences, and exhibits.
View the complete Summer 2014 Newsletter here.
One of the proposed events at the 2015 Encounter will center on Hollywood and how the film industry deals with the theme of identity.
Download a list of movie suggestions for viewing and discussion
On the occasion of the ninth anniversary of the death of Fr. Giussani, the TV station Retequattro released, on Saturday February 22 at 3:30 pm, the program Giussani - Three interviews that collects video documentation from 1987, 1983 and 2004
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