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Young Pakistani imam comes to Assisi to promote interfaith dialogue
Allama Zubair Abid, president of the Pakistan Ulama Mashaikh Council, will join Pope Benedict XVI on the path of peace. He will read a brief message in Arabic in representation of the Muslim world. For a Pakistani priest, his participation will help lower tensions back in Pakistan.
28/10/2011 VATICAN - ASSISI 2011
Pope: Assisi represents the millions of men who are committed to promoting peace and justice
Benedict receives the delegations who participated in the Assisi Day. Meetings of this kind "are a clear expression of the fact that every day in the world, people of different religions live and work together in harmony."
14/10/2011 VATICAN-ASSISI 2011
Assisi 2011: pilgrimage, not prayer, of all religions and non-believers
Programme for day announced by Benedict XVI to commemorate the first meeting in Assisi on October 26, 1986 begins to take shape. The official launch of the event on Oct. 18 at the Vatican. Participants also include staunchly non-religious people.
26/10/2011 VATICAN - ASSISI 2011
Pope: peace is not built by the sword, but by being ready to suffer rejection and persecution
On the eve of the Assisi Day, Benedict XVI invites us to pray that "in a world still torn by hatred, division, selfishness, war," it may "encourage dialogue between people of different religious affiliation and bring a ray of light that can illuminate the minds and hearts of all men, so that rancor give way to forgiveness, division to reconciliation, hatred to love, violence to gentleness, and peace reign in the world. "
13/10/2011 INDIA - VATICAN - ASSISI 2011
Baha'i on pilgrimage to Assisi: education, ecology and dialogue against fundamentalism
A.K. Merchant, national administrator of the Baha'i community of India, highlights the themes that he will bring to the 25th international meeting for peace in Assisi, on 27 October. An interview with AsiaNews.
27/10/2011 VATICAN - ASSISI 2011
Julia Kristeva: The humanism of the Enlightenment must dialogue with Christian humanism
After the Holocaust and the Gulags, man can not be the "end". Secularization remains silent regarding the role of the woman and mother. "The diversity of our meeting here in Assisi, shows that the hypothesis of destruction is not the only possibility". The intervention of the representative of the non-believers at the Assisi Day
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