Our author, Fr. Michael Lapsley, Anglican missionary priest and activist, receives the 2022 Niwano Peace Prize. The Niwano Peace Foundation has awarded Fr. Michael the 39th Niwano Peace Prize in recognition of his struggle against apartheid, social discrimination, and peacebuilding activities across the world.
The award honours and encourages individuals and organizations that have contributed significantly to inter-religious cooperation, furthering the cause of world peace.
In 2014, Michael Laplsey published his autobiography with us (in German): Mit den Narben der Apartheid.
More information in English can be found here: www.vaticannews.va/en/world/news/2022-02/niwano-peace-prize-2022-michael-lapsley-healing-reconciliation.html
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