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Unification of the Dutch ‘Freedom Fire’ – Part 2 the History

Unification of the Dutch ‘Freedom Fire’ – Part 2 the History

Dutch 'Freedom Fire' unites people locally and internationally   The first ‘Freedom Fire’ originated in 1948  In 1948 the Liberation Fire was brought by Montgomery in Portsmouth to the D-day beach in Normandy. Then taken to Wageningen by Nijmegen athletes. From...

The ecumenical Advent candle is lit with the Flame of Hope

The ecumenical Advent candle is lit with the Flame of Hope

At the Mennonite church in Alkmaar, NetherlandsOn December 3rd, the first Sunday of Advent, the Flame of Hope was warmly welcomed as a guest at the Mennonite Church in Alkmaar, together with Verena from the Old Catholic Church.Advent candle of interconnection Alkmaar...