Skip to comments.Taizé Prior Visits N Korea
Posted on 12/05/2013 8:05:28 AM PST by marshmallow
Taizés Prior, Brother Alois, and several other brothers visited North Korea, as part of a programme of visits to Myanmar, China, India and North and South Korea during October and November. The latest Taizé community newsletter talks about the group visiting all four churches in Pyongyang, the North Korean capital, and praying in silence.
In the only Catholic church at Pyongyang, we were received by a lay person in charge (there was no priest there); in one of the two Protestant churches by one of the pastors; and in the Russian Orthodox church by one of the two priests, said the brothers.
Brother Alois' delegation spent five days in N Korea at the invitation of the Red Cross.
The Taizé community doesnt want to be passive in the face of isolation, he told The Tablet.
(Excerpt) Read more at thetablet.co.uk ...
Did they say HI to Dennis Rodman ?