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Hope Alive with Protective Presence

  • The Hall at St John's St John's Church, Princes Street Edinburgh, EH2 4BJ Scotland (map)
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Church of Scotland
Date: 8 Aug 
Time: 18:00 - 19:30
Ticket Price: £5
Venue: The Hall at St John's
Age Guidance: 12+
Category: Conversation 

The Keep Hope Alive campaign of the YWCA/ YMCA to offer protective presence to communities in need. What are the aims and effects of accompaniment as protective presence? What is the relationship between faith and accompaniment? What are the similarities and differences between groups doing it?

Chair: Very Rev Dr Andrew R.C. McLellan

Panellists: Alwyn Knight (Christian Peacemaker teams), Kate Aspinall (Ecumenical Accompaniment Programme in Palestine and Israel), Theresa McDermott (International Solidarity Movement)

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