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<b>ACN Portraits of Faith <br>Art Exhibition</b>

ACN Portraits of Faith
Art Exhibition

23 July 2017 09:00

Lancaster Cathedral | Wrexham Cathedral | Salford Cathedral | Shrewsbury Cathedral | Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral

Syria’s Christians Search for Peace

This exhibition of artworks is inspired by the Syrian conflict and will include drawings by Syrian children of all faiths sharing their experiences of their homeland with you. There will also be artwork from Farid Georges, a Syrian Orthodox painter from Homs, chronicling the destruction of his beloved city.

ACN Project Partner Sister Annie and needlework artistHand-made table linens by lace-makers from Aleppo, who often work for hours by candlelight in war-torn Aleppo, will also be displayed.
Alongside this work, the exhibition shall include photographs from ACN’s extensive archives reveal the faces and places devastated by the Syrian conflict and. The information banners will guide you through the history of Christianity in Syria, the current living conditions for Syrian people and how benefactors like you are making such a difference to their lives.

Exhibition dates

Lancaster Cathedral: Saturday 24 June - Sunday 25 June (9am - 6pm)
Wrexham Cathedral: Saturday 1 July - Sunday 2 July (9am - 5pm)
Salford Cathedral: Saturday 8 July (12pm - 6pm) and Sunday 9 July (12pm - 5pm)
Shrewsbury Cathedral: Saturday 15 July - Sunday 16 July (9am - 4pm)
Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral: Saturday 22 July - Sunday 23 July (10am - 4pm)

Entrance is free and all are welcome. ACN gifts and literature will be available.

 

You can make a difference

You can extend a helping hand to Syria’s Christians right now!
Your donation of £35 will feed, clothe and house a Christian family in Syria for one month - that’s just £5 for one family for one day! 


Donate  (please select "ACN North West" from the dropdown donation menu)

Donations will go towards ACN’s Emergency Support for Syrian families displaced by the conflict.


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