Sunday, November 23, 2008

Silsilah Forum Davao Gathering

Forty Christians and Muslims belonging to the Silsilah Forum Davao gathered from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm at the Holy Cross of Davao College. The theme of the gathering: "Move on Pilgrims of Dialogue and Peace."
The objectives of the gathering:
1. Gathering of alumni and friends of Silsilah, sharing of experiences and praying together.
2. Levelling-off: As pilgrims of dialogue and peace
3. Planning and recommendation
Aminda Sano, the president of the Silsilah Dialogue Movement, based in Zamboanga was present and shared her thoughts of the theme after the group sharing. There was also a Muslim couple for Cagayan (Natz and Amina) who shared their experiences in helping organize the Silsilah Forum in Cagayan de Oro.
The forum was organized and facilitated by Nor Asiah Adilao (Muslim coordinator) and Fr. Larry Sabud (Christian coordinator).
There were five Redemptorist seminarians who came with me for this gathering.

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