B A P U P E A C E D R I V E
Grafton Cathedral is honoured to host a civic reception for participants in the 2019 Bapu Peace Drive, which celebrates the 150th anniversary of the birth of Mahatma Ghandi ("Bapu") with a call for all members of our community to work together for peace and justice.
2 October 2019
In collaboration with the Clarence Valley Council and other community groups, the Cathedral welcomes people of all faiths to pray for justice and peace, and to help create a better world for all.
The program during this brief reception includes:
Welcome to Country
Civic welcome by the Mayor
Spiritual welcome by the Dean of Grafton
Messages of peace, inclusion and non-violence by Queensland Parliament Speaker Hon Curtis Pitt MP and Mr Ali Kadri, Islamic Council of Queensland representative
Blessing by the Rev Adrian Van Ash, Grafton Ministers Association