Pope Francis and the "Peace Light of Bethlehem"
- Nine year old Talen Ihab Msieh of Bethlehem lights the 2016 ORF
Peace Light in the Grotto of the Nativity.
Bethlehem's light catches on in Iowa
The Des Moines Register
Peace Light Travels from Bethlehem to Galveston
Hasbrouck Heights Scout Ceremony Lights Way For Peace
Ridgefield Park-Hasbrouck Heights Daily Voice
Peace Light flame comes to Grand Island
The Grand Island Independent
International Peace Light arrives at Redmond United Methodist Church
'Peace Light' coming to Lincoln
Honoring the light, a commitment to peace
From Paul Stanton via email:
Austrian Scouting called today. Peace Light will be collected as planned, except that the Peace Child will not be making the journey due to security concerns. A small delegation of “pilgrims” will collect the flame from the Church of the Nativity.
- From Paul Stanton via Facebook:
The date for Peacelight Arrival in USA will be Saturday, November 28, 2015 Austrian Airlines is making flight plans. Our Lady of the Skies Chapel at JFK Terminal Four, in Queens NY. will again be our Ceremony of Reception location. Hope with this news of an earlier arrival this year and with this date, you can share this information, to your many contacts and will begin to prepare and share your plans for distributing and celebrating the Peace light and its message of Peace across the USA, Mexico and Canada. Hope to personally greet many of you in NYC.
South American News
European & Middle Eastern News
Pope's plea to ORF Light of Peace Child (German)
ORF Light of Peace Brought to Brussels (German)
The 2015 Peace Light Child has been