Program released for Assisi Prayer Gathering 2012
On the 25th anniversary of Pope John Paul II’s historic prayer gathering with religious leaders, Pope Benedict XVI will again address the faiths of the world in the small Italian town of Assisi, the hometown of St. Francis. The pope has invited leaders of other faiths, scientists, and cultural leaders to the event.
The event will be a day of “reflection, dialogue, and prayer for peace and justice in the world.”
~ Via Rome Reports.