Awarding of the 2015 Templeton Prize to Jean Vanier!10 march 2015
We are very pleased with the announcement made in London about the awarding of this 2015 Prize to Jean Vanier!...
In addition to its central activity funding scientific studies, the Foundation, based in Philadelphia, awards the annual Templeton Prize to a "living person who has made an exceptional contribution to affirming life's spiritual dimension, whether through insight, discovery, or practical works".
The Templeton Prize was awarded for the first time in 1973. Since its inception, the prize was awarded to Mother Teresa, Brother Roger, Alexander Solzhenitsyn...
- Jean Vanier wins 2015 Templeton prize
- Statement by Jean Vanier
Jean Vanier speaks on the Big Questions
What does it mean to be fully human?
What is God’s dream for humanity?
How does the practice and struggle of love keep transforming us?
Does free will start as doubt, only then to awaken to love?
- Fact sheet
- Selected Books by Jean Vanier and Books Inspired by Jean Vanier’s Work
- L'Arche international
- Jean Vanier association
We invite you to relay this information widely. Jean is also the co-founder of Faith and Light with Marie-Hélène Mathieu, so this is a great opportunity to make us known.
Many thanks for your contribution to the impact of the work of Jean, l’Arche and Faith and Light.
Photo: Templeton Prize, John Morrisson