All posts by Carmen

My Experience in the Bi-Lingual School of Hand in Hand

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My voluntary experience in the Bi-Lingual School “Hand in Hand” is with Arab (Moslem and Christian) and Jewish children. There are two teachers in each class: one Israeli and the other Arab because the children learn both languages directly from the Jewish and Arab teachers. I am assigned to the first class, seven year olds. ... Read more...

Our small town of Aubagne is very active in a variety of areas

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Interreligious: The annual outing on Sunday 17th May 2015 will give the opportunity for exchange on climate change. A quiz will be proposed, then we shall see what is possible to do in this area in our daily life so that later we shall come to the worrying questions for our world: emigration, population decrease, ... Read more...

Mothers’ Day in Berba

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March 21st is the day on which Mother’s day is celebrated in Egypt. A real time for mothers and is well celebrated. The Day care Centre for Challenged children which takes place on the third floor of our house  had a great morning for the parents where we enjoyed dancing and special items for their ... Read more...

Concert in Ecce Homo by Manfred Bleffert

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Recently we had a guest at Ecce Homo, who asked if he would be allowed to play the organ in our basilica.  We of course encouraged him to do this since we want the organ  to be used more often.  Manfred is an internationally known performer, instrument maker and workshop leader. Inspired by Goethe, he ... Read more...