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Come and Visit New York Encounter

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Come and visit NEW YORK ENCOUNTER - a cultural festival to foster dialogue between faith and the public sphere of life. Organized by Communion and Liberation. Manhattan Center on West 34th Street @ 8th Avenue. All events are open to the public, most events are free.

Saturday, January 18, 2014 at 3:30pm: Lost? A discussion on youth alienation and the need for education in the wake of Newtown and Boston. Fr. José MEDINA, former principal of Cristo Rey Boston High School, and Pedro NOGUERA Professor of Education, NYU

Sunday, January 19, 2014 at 11:00am: “Go Out, Head for the Periphery” (Pope Francis) A conversation with Sean Cardinal O’MALLEY, Archbishop of Boston, on his experience of the Church and the challenge of Pope Francis, moderated by Msgr. Lorenzo ALBACETE

Sunday, January 19, 2014 at 5:00pm: From “I” to “We”: The Time of the Person. The Origins of a People. A dialogue on understanding the human person with Fr. Peter CAMERON, O.P., Editor-in-Chief of Magnificat, and Fr. Julián CARRÓN, President of the Fraternity of Communion and Liberation.

Exhibit on the Veil of Manoppello: Recent studies have re-opened the question of whether this veil, because of its unique features, might have been the one used by Veronica to wipe Jesus' face on His way to Calvary.

For more information: or call (646) 571-2341.

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