Interfaith Religious Leaders Join in Front of Russian Cathedral in Jerusalem for Peace in Ukraine and Tape a Letter for Patriarch Kirill on the Walls
Religious leaders call for peace in Ukraine
- Monday, March 21st, religious leaders from all horizons came together in front of the Holy Trinity Cathedral, at the Russian Compound, to pray for peace in Ukraine and to encourage Patriarch Kirill, Patriarch of Moscow and all Russia, to use his influence within the Russian Orthodox Church for peacemaking.
This interfaith initiative was organized by the Interfaith Center for Sustainable Development (ICSD) and the Elijah Interfaith Institute. Participants included Mgr Pierbattista Pizzaballa, Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem; Rabbi Rasson Arousi, chair of the Commission of the Chief Rabbinate of Israel for Dialogue with the Holy See; Sheikh Hassan Abu Galion, from Rahat; Archbishop Yasser Ayyash, Melkite Greek Catholic Patriarchal Archeparchy of Jerusalem; Archbishop Emeritus Suheil Dawani, from the Anglican Diocese of Jerusalem; and many other religious leaders from various rites.
FULL TEXT Source: Latin Patriarchate of Jerusalem - https://www.lpj.org/posts/religious-leaders-call-for-peace-in-ukraine.html