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Italian film director screens interfaith documentary on Syrian war

Italian film director screens interfaith documentary on Syrian war

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By Lay Centre staff ROME — A film with an interreligious perspective on the plight of Syrian refugees, screened at The Lay Centre this past spring, is making its rounds of the festival circuit. Its next screening, August 24, will be at the popular Rimini Meeting organized by the Catholic …

Is Your God Too Small?

October 22, 2019

Autumn conference Speaker: Br Guy J. Consolmagno, SJ, director of the Vatican Observatory and president of the Vatican Observatory Foundation   Humanity's robots have visited every planet …

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