Franciscan Family of Quebec

SPIRITUAL GATHERING FOR PEACE 2011

Following is the group photograph taken at the last Spiritual Gathering for Peace,
which took place on Saturday, October 22rd.


HERE ARE THE PICTURES OF THE SPIRITUAL GATHERING FOR PEACE 2011: Photos Gallery

We wish to thank all the religious representatives for their inspiring presence,
as well as each one of you for taking part in this year's spiritual gathering. 


Following is the group photograph taken at the last Spiritual Gathering for Peace,
which took place on Saturday, October 23rd 2010.




Invitation

 

Saturday, October 23rd 2010
7 to 9 pm (doors open at 6:30)

On the occasion of the 24th anniversary of the Assisi
Inter-religious Peace Prayer of 1986
, representatives of the Native,
Bahá'í, Buddhist, Christian, Hindu, Jewish, Muslim and Sikh
communities
will gather in a spirit of friendship, in order to share their
common attachment to values of peace and solidarity.

During this gathering, members of each faith community will
present prayers and sacred chants
. The evening will also include
moments of silence and meditation.

This celebration will be held at the Holy Family Parish located at 7355
Lajeunesse Street
. (Metro: Jean-Talon, exit North).

* A light snack will be offered following the celebration *

A unique opportunity to celebrate the beauty of our diversity,
in a spirit of Peace and Joy !

This event is presented by the Montreal Peace Center, Religions for Peace
- Québec
and the Franciscan family of Québec.


Franciscain Family

www.veillees-spirituelles.ca



HERE ARE THE PICTURES OF THE SPIRITUAL GATHERING FOR PEACE 2008

Gallery 1 - Gallery 2

We sincerely want to thank all the representative of the different faith
for their inspiring and generous presence.

 

SPIRITUAL GATHERINGS OF RECENT YEARS

      Agenda

Samedi 27 octobre 2007
18:30 Welcome 
19:00 - 21:00 Ceremony
 



On the occasion of the 21st anniversary of the Assisi
Inter-religious Peace Prayer of 1986, representatives of the Native, Bahá'í, Buddhist, Christian, Hindu, Jewish, Muslim
and Sikh communities will gather in a spirit of friendship, in order
to share their common attachment to values of peace and solidarity.

During this gathering, members of each faith community will
present prayers and sacred chants
. The evening will also
include moments of silence and meditation.

* A light snack will be offered following the ceremony. 

This celebration will be held at the Franciscan Chapel located at
5750, Rosemont Boulevard
. Map (please click)

Metro : Rosemont + bus 197 (Lacordaire)
              Cadillac + bus 32 (Rosemont)

This event is presented with the Franciscan family of Quebec.


Saturday May 19, 2007
18:00 - 20:30





Gathering with the Sikh Community, at their Temple located at : 7801, Rue Cordner, Ville LaSalle. Map (please click)

Metro
: Angrignon + bus 109 West (Cordner and Chopin)

              Map with bus stops (please click)

* It is required to have a reservation to take part in this activity.

Please send us your name and phone number via
e-mail
or telephone (514 344-7744), thank you.

Thursday April 12, 2007
19:00 - 21:00



Gathering with the Baha'i Community, at their Temple located at: 177, Pine Avenue East. Map (please click)

Metro
: Sherbrooke + bus 144 West (Hôtel-de-Ville and Des Pins)
              Atwater + bus 144 East (Hôtel-de-Ville and Des Pins)
* The Center is located at about ten minutes by foot from the                                                                                   Sherbrooke Metro
              Map with bus stops (please click)

*
It is required to have a reservation to take part in this activity.

Please send us your name and phone number via e-mail
or telephone (514 344-7744), thank you.

Saturday February 3, 2007
10:15 - 12:15 Shabbat
12:15 - 13:15
Exchange & meal



Gathering with the Shaare Zedek Jewish Community, at their Synagogue located at: 5305 Rosedale, NDG.
* The community will served a meal for everyone at 12h15. *
Map (please click)

Metro
: Villa-Maria + bus 103 West (Cote Saint-Luc and Rosedale)
              Snowdon + bus 51 West (Fielding and Rosedale)
              Guy + bus 66 North (Chester and Walkley) + walk direction
                                                                                        West (3 streets)
              Map with bus stops (please click)

Tuesday December 5, 2006
18:30 - 20:30




Gathering organized by the Hindu Community, at the Durkai Amman Koyil Temple, located at: 271 Jean Talon West.
Proposed with the Interfaith Council.
Map
(please click)

Métro
: Du Parc + walk on Jean-Talon direction East +
                                                           first street after the tunel, turn left
              Jean Talon + bus 92
direction West up to Marconi Street.

              Map with bus stops (please click)

Sunday November 19, 2006
16:0
0 to 18:00




Gathering organized by the Quebec Muslim Community, at their Mosque located at: 7445 Chester Avenue, in NDG.
Proposed with the Interfaith Council.

Map
(please click)

Métro
: Vendôme + bus 102 (West Broadway and Chester)
              Snowdon + bus 51 (West Broadway and Fielding
)

              Map with bus stops (please click)

Saturday October 28, 2006
18:30 Welcome
19:00 - 20h15 Celebration
20:15 - 21h00 Sharing



Gathering to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the interfaith gathering held in Assise, Italy. Organized by the SIAF
(Franciscan inter-communitarian animation service).

The Chapel of the Franciscans is located at: 5750 boul. Rosemont, in front of the Maisonneuve- Rosemont Hospital. Map (please click)

Metro : Rosemont + bus 197 (Lacordaire)
              Cadillac + bus 32 (Rosemont)

Wednesday Septembre 13, 2006
from 19:30 à 20:45



Gathering organized by the St-Joseph Oratory, during the World's Religions After September 11 Congress.

Many organizations dedicated to peace will be present before the celebration from 17:00 to introduce their activities and answer questions.


We wish to thank our collaborators
for this project :


The Franciscan
Family of Quebec


Canadian
Center for
Ecumenism



Centre étudiant
Benoît-Lacroix


Christian
Meditation

and also :

The Interfaith Council of Montreal
IKTUS
The Wampum Center
Canadian Christian Meditation Community
Montreal Bahá'í Community
The United Church of Canada


Contact
:

Estelle Drouvin, Tel.: 514-278-5615
François Carignan, Tel.: 514-344-7744
Pierre Charland, Tel.: 514-993-4243

info @ veillees-spirituelle . ca


Welcome !