Interfaith Harmony Week 2020 in Fawkner

Interfaith Harmony Week 2020 in Fawkner

To celebrate the Week visit St. Peter's Anglican Church and Quang Duc Buddhist Monastery in Fawkner

To celebrate the week Moreland City Council invites you to visit St. Peter's Anglican Church and Quang Duc Buddhist Monastery in Fawkner. Short walking distance from each other the visit will be opportunity to:

  • Visit and tour your local church and temple
  • Learn about their religious practices and history
  • Meet your local community and religious leaders
  • Learn about their role as pastoral care providers to the community
  • Share morning tea and lunch and enjoy a short walk around the neighbourhood

Schedule:

10:00am - Arrive at St. Peter's Anglican Church, 8 Seacombe St, Fawkner

10:00-10:30am Meet the parishioners at St. Peter's Anglican Church:

  • Introduction and tour of the St. Peter's Anglican Church
  • Morning tea and questions and answers

10:45am - Arrive at Quang Duc Buddhist Monastery; 105 Lynch Rd, Fawkner

10:45-11:45am - Meet the Master of the Quang Duc Buddhist Monastery:

  • Introduction temple history and the famous founder Thich Quang Duc
  • Brief introduction to Vietnamese Buddhism and practices
  • Discussion and questions and answers

11:45am - Light lunch will be served in temple community hall

12:30pm - Event concludes               

Contact

Moreland City Council
Email: Emma Sampson

Further information

This is a free event. Light vegetarian lunch will be served. Please wear modest clothing and be prepared to remove shoes when inside the temple.


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