World Day of Prayer for Peace on September 20, 2016
Pope Francis announced a
World Day of Prayer for Peace
on Tuesday, September 20, 2016
400 religious leaders will gather in Assisi,
30 years after the first historic meeting,
to pray and reflect together on the theme
Thirst for Peace
Religions and Cultures in Dialogue.
The Holy Father desires that this day be celebrated in local Churches.
The Assembly of Catholic Ordinaries requests the participation of
religious communities, movements and parishes.
Every community is asked to organize and have individual or community prayers,
on September 20, 2016 between 17:00 and 19:00.
Please remember, that we all
Thirst for Peace.
Photo of cover: ©LPJ/Mounir Hodaly