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May 25 2000

Rome - Prayer for the Philippines in Santa Maria in Trastevere.

 
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A thanksgiving prayer was held for the achievement of a moratorium on the death penalty during the Holy Year. The participants prayed also for the release of the hostages and the beginning of dialogue to get out of the present crisis. Many representatives of the Filipino community and their Ambassador, Mrs. Henrietta T. De Villa, took part in the prayer meeting in Rome.

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