Celebrating World Interfaith Harmony Week

Monsignor Francis Slattery, parish priest of Milnthorpe and Arnside

MONSIGNOR Francis Slattery held an event at his Milnthorpe presbytery to celebrate the start of World Interfaith Harmony Week 2017.

The event, from February 1 to 7, was adopted by the United Nations in 2010 to celebrate peace, harmony and common values shared by people of different faiths and beliefs.

Father Slattery has been a priest for more than 60 years and has been helping to bring different faiths together in Cumbria for many years. For more, visit worldinterfaithharmonyweek.com

Originally posted in The Westmorland Gazette.