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From indonesia to Cuba, from Poland to Burkina Faso, the new photogalleries of the Christmas lunches of Sant'Egidio in the world

New pictures are still coming from all the continents, watch them with our interactive map!

2017, the children from all over the world ask for peace

Photogallery of the marches of January 1st

Christmas Lunch with the poor: let's prepare a table table that reaches the whole world

01/19/2017
Memory of the Church

The Everyday Prayer


 
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Chacour Elias


Greek Catholic Melkite Archbishop, Israel

In 1947 he has personally experienced the tragedy of the  displacement of Arabic language population from the territories that would become the State of Israel.

In 1965 he was ordained parish priest of the church of St. Joseph in Ibillin, a small Arab village in Galilee.
He is committed in promoting reconciliation between rival families, between Palestinians and Jews, between Muslims and Christians. He founded schools in which Arabs and Jews children and youths, Christians and Muslims, can be educated in  a spirit of respect and dialogue.

His work for peace has granted him three nominations for the Nobel Prize for Peace.
In 1994 he received the World Methodist Peace Prize and in 2001 the Niwano Peace Prize. The same year, Emory University and the University of Indianapolis acknowledged his work by granting him an honorary degree.
In February 2006 he was ordained Melkite Archbishop of Akka, in Galilee.

Sarajevo 2012

 

September 11: Religions in Dialogue for Peace

 

Cyprus 2008

 

01/19/2017
Memory of the Church

The Everyday Prayer



Munich  2011

Messagge
of H.H. Pope
Benedict XVI


09.11 - Destined to live together: New York - München
Destined to Live Together
Semptember 11, 2001
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