Photos from the Spirit of Assisi II Celebration

October 31, 2016

Earth Day

Last Thursday evening (October 27th) representatives of eight different faith communities gathered at St. Francis of Assisi church in Cornwall to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the World Day of Prayer for Peace.

St. Francis of Assisi Church, Cornwall, PEI

St. Francis of Assisi Church, Cornwall, PEI

The following faith communities participated:

First Nations

First Nations

Islamic Community

Islamic Community

Baha'i Community

Baha’i Community

Sikh Community

Sikh Community

Jewish Community

Jewish Community

Hindu Community

Hindu Community

Charlottetown Area Christian Council

Charlottetown Area Christian Council

The Buddhist Community

The Buddhist Community

The St. Francis of Assisi choir also shared hymns focusing on prayers for peace.

The St. Francis of Assisi choir also shared hymns focusing on prayers for peace.

 

It was a solemn and most prayerful interfaith gathering.

To see additional pictures visit GEBIS Buddhist Monks Facebook Page