‘Prayer summit’ for Israel-Palestinian peace to take place June 8
May 30, 2014
The Holy See Press Office has announced that Israeli President Shimon Peres and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas will join Pope Francis at the Vatican on June 8 to pray for peace.
The Pope announced his invitation to the two leaders on May 25, during his pilgrimage to the Holy Land.
- Comunicato: Incontro di preghiera per la pace (Holy See Press Office)
- Vatican Prayer Meeting for Peace on 8 June (VIS)
- Vatican 'prayer summit' for Israel-Palestinian peace could occur soon (CWN, 5/26)
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