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Mindanao: Notre Dame Oblates mark 50 years "serving Christians and Muslims"
The congregation was set up by two missionaries of Mary Immaculate with the aim of supporting education in the archipelago, torn apart by years of separatist struggle. With time, peace and interfaith dialogue became the foremost mission of these sisters.
Mindanao: spreading a culture of peace through radio
The Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate inaugurate their new media centre. Through news, music and entertainment, they plan to spread a culture of peace among the people in one of the most violence-stricken regions of the Philippines.
Educating children to avert a culture of violence in Mindanao
State and Catholic universities are promoting cultural exchanges and a culture of peace. Expert in Islamic-Christian dialogue says, “Peace is more than silencing the guns”. Silsilah is an example.
We are working to build peace, says Pikit parish priest
Inhuman and wicked attacks, says Filipino Archbishop
Archbishop Capalla condemns yesterday's triple terrorist attack. They are against the teachings of God and Allah.
Mindanao Muslims celebrate Christmas too
Muslim leaders in the region, which has seen violent inter-religious clashes, have urged collaboration and tolerance, the only path to development and peace.
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