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Pope calls for Day of Prayer and Fasting for Peace on 23 February

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Pope Francis has launched a special Day of Prayer and Fasting for Peace for war-torn nations, in particular for the Democratic Republic of Congo and for South Sudan that are suffering protracted conflict, and he has invited all men and women, regardless of their religious denomination, to join. Addressing the crowds gathered in St. Peter’s Square for the Sunday Angelus, ...

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Building Peace Together in South Sudan and the Democratic Republic of Congo: Round Table Dialogues in Rome

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The continuing violence in South Sudan (SS) and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DR Congo) has caused Pope Francis to bring men and women religious together, and all those concerned with both countries, to participate in round table dialogues on January 18, 2018 from 16:00 to 19:00 at the Pontifical University of the Urbaniana, arranged by Solidarity with South Sudan and ...

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Advert for Executive Director Position of Solidarity with South Sudan

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        Solidarity with South Sudan is looking to appoint a religious  as  new Executive Director Solidarity with South Sudan aims to create self-sustainable educational, health and pastoral institutions and programs that will help to empower South Sudanese people to build a just and peaceful society. Solidarity is a collaborative commitment of religious working in partnership with the Catholic Church in ...

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Pope Francis will preside at the Prayer for Peace

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              It is with great pleasure and emotion that we can announce that His Holiness Pope Francis will preside at the prayer vigil for peace in South Sudan and in the Democratic Republic of the Congo at the Altar of the Chair in St Peter’s Basilica on Thursday, 23 November 2017, at 5.30pm. The ...

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Praying with Pope for Peace in South Sudan and R.D. Congo

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Solidarity with South Sudan, in association with JPIC, invites you to take part to the Prayer with Pope Francis for Peace in South Sudan and R. D. Congo. Save the date: Novembre 23rd at 5:30 pm in Rome, St. Peter’s Basilica. It will be an important occasion to pray all together for Peace in the world, and above all in ...

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Bishop Hiiboro: Message for International Day for Peace

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Following you can find the message from Bishop Hiiboro for the 2017 International Day of Peace.                   September 21st 2017 I greet you with great joy and empathy beloved young Sudanese and South Sudanese during this historical day dedicated for humanity to cherish peace. The International Day of Peace (“Peace Day”) is ...

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At the Half Maraton to support SOUTH SUDAN

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Last Sunday, in Rome, 2,000 people took part in the half-marathon and almost 4,000 people signed up for the 5k “fun run,” according to Msgr. Melchor Sanchez de Toca y Alameda, undersecretary of pontifical council and head of the office’s section on sport. Priests, nuns, the differently-abled, refugees and parents pushing kids in strollers were just some of those who ...

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Via Pacis – Rome, Sep 17th 2017

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“Solidarity with South Sudan”  in association with JRS , will take part in the next Half Marathon in Rome for Education in South Sudan. Peace, Integration, Inclusion, Solidarity: these are the principles inspiring Rome Half Marathon VIA PACIS, an event promoted by Roma Capitale and the Pontifical Council for Culture, the Dicastery of the Holy See, in collaboration with FIDAL ...

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