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Hiroshima Resurrection Church

10-11 Kaminobori-cho, Naka-ku
Hiroshima-shi, Hiroshima-ken 730-0014 Japan
082-227-1553

June 2015

Father Michael Lapsley Talk

June 11, 2015 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Hiroshima Resurrection Church, 10-11 Kaminobori-cho, Naka-ku
Hiroshima-shi, Hiroshima-ken 730-0014 Japan
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Father Michael Lapsley, a South African Anglican priest, is a former anti-apartheid activist who has turned his personal tragedy into a clarion call for peace and forgiveness. In 1990, the ruling de Klerk government sent Father Lapsley a parcel containing two religious magazines. Inside one of them was a highly sophisticated bomb. When Lapsley opened the magazine, the explosion blew off both of his hands, destroyed one eye and burned him severely. Father Lapsley went on to work at the…

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