Date(s) - Wednesday, February 21st, 2018
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

St. James Church

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Please join HOPEducation & Pax Christi San Diego for a community screening of The Sultan and the Saint. A true story of Muslim and Christian peace making. An acclaimed film that has received over 19 awards and been featured on PBS, the story follows two men of faith, one a traveling Christian preacher, the other the ruler of a Muslim Empire, bucked a century of war, distrust, and insidious propaganda in a search for mutual respect and common ground. It is the story of Francis of Assisi and the Sultan of Egypt, and their meeting on a bloody battlefield during the period of Christian- Muslim conflict known as the Crusades.

Light refreshments will be provided and the screening will begin promptly at 6:45 PM. A short discussion will follow the film.

Please RSVP to Sarah Heirendt at or Christy Bantugan-Bohan at

For questions please call Christy at 760.652.4035.

This event is sponsored by Hands of Peace and Pax Christi San Diego. For more information visit: and