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September 30 2013

Dr. Palombi from the Community of Sant’Egidio: “No to euthanasia. Lay people and believers together to guarantee 4 rights”

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“Dr. Palombi from the Community of Sant’Egidio: “No to euthanasia. Lay people and believers together to guarantee 4 rights: the right not to suffer, the right of not being abandoned, the right to stay home and the right to a real dignity. These could be the four rights on a common field of lay people and believers for the defence of life.” These are the words of Dr Leonardo Palombi of the Community of Sant’Egidio, at the Panel “The Value of Life and Vulnerability” of the Interreligious Meeting “The Courage to Hope””.

Dr. Palombi continued: “a certain culture of waste derives from the idea that the elderly – and more generally spoken of all those living in difficult, chronic invalidating conditions – are an unproductive waste, or even a burden on the shoulders of others. People don’t realise that this is our face, this is our destiny”. Palombi then concluded: “One cannot abolish our weakness or disease with a euthanasia more or less explicit, as it already happens in Europe and also in Italy. Or with what Pope Frances calls the hidden euthanasia”.

September 20 2016

Christians are called to be trees of life that absorb indifference: Pope Francis at the prayer for peace in Assisi

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August 18 2016

Pope Francis on 20 September in Assisi for the Meeting "Thirst for peace. Faiths and Cultures in Dialogue ",

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March 29 2016

Prayer for the victims of the terrorist attack in Lahore and for peace in Pakistan

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August 24 2015

Major religions will meet in Tirana to launch a strong appeal: peace is always possible #peaceispossible

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April 13 2015

In Burundi, religious leaders, politicians and representatives of civil society united in the "Spirit of Assisi"

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January 13 2015

From Albania, a message of living together between religions

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September 20 2016
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Germania, il prossimo incontro di S.Egidio avverrà nei territori della pace di Westfalia

September 9 2016

Cei: il 20 settembre Giornata di preghiera per la pace in concomitanza con l’incontro di Assisi

August 19 2016

Il Papa nella città del Poverello «celebra» lo spirito di Assisi Il 20 settembre sarà all'incontro "Sete di pace"

August 19 2016

Comunità di Sant’Egidio: Impagliazzo, “gioia” per la presenza di Papa Francesco il 20 settembre ad Assisi

August 18 2016

Dialogo e pace, il Papa ad Assisi il 20 settembre

April 19 2016
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Mercy, the Heart of Peace: Dialogue and Prayer for Peace in Oakland, on September 6th

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