Walk of Light 2014 – an Inter–Church Journey

By Lynn Glanville

Walk of Light Poster

Dublin Council of Churches has
announced the details of the 2014 Walk of Light. The ecumenical journey takes place on Sunday November 23 beginning at 4.00 pm at St Mary’s Church, Haddington Road. The route will also take in St Bartholomew’s Church,
Clyde Road and Dublin Korean Church at Centenary Church, Leeson Park.

This will be the 10th year of the annual Advent inter church journey and this year’s theme is ‘Isolated by Hurt, Joined in Hope – Emmanuel, God with Us’.
The event sees people from all walks of life and representatives of the various churches in the area come together for this venture.

As the churches prepare for a “new year” with the coming of Advent, they see this journey together as a simple sign of their belonging together as Christians. “We set out together and declare publicly, as Christmas approaches, that Christ is the light that has come into the world. With the Walk of Light we set out on our journey through the time of Advent towards the celebration of the amazing reality of God coming onto the world as a vulnerable human being in difficult times. We pray that the Holy Spirit may touch our hearts as …read more

Read the full article here: http://dublin.anglican.org/news/2014/11/Walk-of-Light-2014-an-InterChurch-Journey.php

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