Peace in Gaza: Prayer Liturgy and Community Discussion for Peace in Arlington VA, Sunday, Feb. 11, 10:15 AM
Prayer, liturgy, and community discussion for peace in Gaza, an immediate cease fire and resumption of humanitarian aid will be hosted by Nova Catholic Community. The focus will be Pope Francis’ call for an immediate ceasefire, the release of all hostages, resumption of humanitarian aid for Palestinians in Gaza, and peace talks for a lasting and just peace for all people in the region.
Discussion will follow at Noon on US military role in the conflict and appropriate steps the US should take to foster peace and rebuilding. Light lunch served.
People of all faiths and spiritual practices are welcome. One can attend in person or by zoom. Free and open to all. Please RSVP by emailing [email protected] and a zoom link will be sent.
Presider: Reverend Joe Nangle, OFM
Homilist: Marie Dennis, former Pax Christi International co-president
Location: Kenmore Middle School Cafeteria 200 S. Carlin Springs Road, Arlington VA
Date and Time: Sunday, February 11, 2024, 10:15 AM
A light lunch at 11:30 AM will follow the liturgy with a community discussion of practical steps people can take in Virginia to advocate for peace in Gaza.
Please email RSVP to register to [email protected] and link to zoom will be sent.