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Palestinian Priest Wins Award for Peace Efforts

TOKYO, FEB. 19, 2001 (ZENIT.org-FIDES).- Father Elias Chacour, a Palestinian Melkite Catholic priest involved in education for Palestinian and Jewish children, has been awarded the Buddhist Niwano Prize for 2001. The prize, about $173,000, will be presented to him May...

Spiritual Retreats Wooing London Executives

LONDON, FEB. 19, 2001 (Zenit.org).- Benedictine Abbot Dermot Trudget has made spiritual retreats for executives fashionable in the high-powered central City of London.Directors of important firms and enterprises, subjected to the tyranny of work, seek in St....

Afghanistan Producing the Most Refugees

ROME, FEB. 19, 2001 (Zenit.org).- Afghanistan is a world leader -- in producing refugees. Sources of the U.N. High Commission for Refugees said there are 500,000 refugees within the Afghan borders, in addition to 1.4 million in Pakistan and 1.3 million in Iran. Laura...

Your emails do work – Casa Alianza (Covenant House)

Dear friends and advocates, Thank you to the hundreds of you who have inundated Guatemala with your email concerns for the well being of the two street girls who were recently raped by two uniformed members of the Guatemalan National Police. Thanks to your efforts,...

Bishop warns treatment given to Falun Gong could extend to Church

HONG KONG, Feb. 19, 01 (CWNews.com/Fides) - The coadjutor bishop of Hong Kong and local missionaries have said they are alarmed by growing restrictions on religious freedom in the former British territory which is now controlled by Communist China. In a speech on...

Using Technology in the Classroom

ISTE is a nonprofit professional organization with a worldwide membership of leaders and potential leaders in educational technology. We are dedicated to promoting appropriate uses of information technology to support and improve learning, teaching, and administration...

1,700 Years of Christianity in Aermenia

PARIS, FEB. 18, 2001 (Zenit.org).- The celebration of 1,700 years of Christianity in Armenia highlights the fact that "Christian values are essentially universal values," says Armenian President Robert Kocharian. He made his comments in an interview here last week,...

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