A letter from Jean

Once again, the moment for my annual stay at the Abbey of Orval (Belgium) has come round!


 

Jean Vanier is awarded the 2015 Templeton Prize

The Templeton Foundation has just announced from London that has awarded the 2015 Templeton Prize to Jean Vanier, for his innovative discovery of the central role of vulnerable people in the creation of a more just, inclusive and humane society. The Templeton Prize, which has previously been awarded to Mother Teresa, Desmond Tutu, the Dalai Lama and others, is one of the most prestigious honors in the world, and is valued at close to 1.7 million USD.


 

Love and Belonging: Jean Vanier at L'Arche

In Love and Belonging, Jean Vanier shares his memories of the early days of L’Arche and the spiritual insights its subsequent development has provided.


 

Same but not the same shared

7 people, living with an intellectual disability, speak