am Beurla (In English)
TRULY remarkable message recently came from the Virgin of
the Glen, ´The Only Conciliator´.
says, we are all her children without distinction of race
or creed. It comes to us at a time when the Community of Sant´Egidio,
a Catholic lay community, is holding their annual prayer for
peace in the world in Cyprus.
by students in Rome in 1968, they now have over 50,000 members
in 70 countries. They encourage prayers for peace and understanding,
between different faiths, but also do practical work against
violence, the death penalty and poverty. They have got a web-site
in English, too, at wwww.santegidio.org.
first caught my attention, when George Bush visited them.
Their guest list in Nicosia includes cardinals, rabbis, imams
and Buddhist monks.