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Sisters Meet with Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue

PCID delegates, Muslim leaders, Cheryl and others in Melbourne


A delegation from the Vatican’s Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue (PCID) made a pastoral visit to Australia in September. They wished to encourage attendees in their interfaith activities in the spirit of Pope Francis who has stated that interreligious dialogue is an indispensable condition for peace and is a duty for all believers.


Sr Cheryl with interfaith leaders in Melbourne at a PCID function.


Cheryl Camp RSM and Helen Mary Peters RSM attended the meeting in Sydney of the Australian Catholic Council for Inter-religious Relations (ACCEIR) with the four delegates. Sr Cheryl also attended three days of activities with the delegation during their Melbourne visit.


PCID Delegates with Helen Mary Peters RSM and Cheryl Camp RSM in Sydney


“The delegates encouraged us to continue our interfaith efforts because ‘the peace of tomorrow depends on today’ and ‘we have to be good listeners – giving and receiving. Knowing each other is imperative'”, said Sr Cheryl.


Messages to: Cheryl Camp RSM


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