• Short Summary

    THIRTY YOUNG PEOPLE, REPRESENTING A NUMBER OF DIFFERENT CHURCHES, ARE WORKING TOGETHER AT AMALIAPOLIS IN CENTRAL GREECE TO BUILD A HOLIDAY CAMP FOR CHILDREN.

  • Description

    THIRTY YOUNG PEOPLE, REPRESENTING A NUMBER OF DIFFERENT CHURCHES, ARE WORKING TOGETHER AT AMALIAPOLIS IN CENTRAL GREECE TO BUILD A HOLIDAY CAMP FOR CHILDREN. WHEN COMPLETED THE CAMP WILL BE OPEN TO ALL CHILDREN REGARDLESS OF THEIR DENOMINATION.

    THE YOUNG PEOPLE WORKING ON THE PROJECT ARE UNDER THE SUPERVISION OF MONSIGNOR DAMASKINOS, THE BISHOP OF DEMETRIAS AND THEY ARE LED BY A YOUNG GERMAN PROTESTANT, HARTMUT WENZEL AND DEMETRIUS TSAMIS, A GREEK ORTHODOX. THE YOUNG PEOPLE COME FROM FAR AFIELD. GERMANY, DENMARK, GREAT BRITAIN, SWEDEN, HOLLAND, FINLAND, ITALY, IRAN, THE UNITED STATES AND GREECE ARE ALL REPRESENTED. THE YOUNGSTERS ARE STAYING AT AMALIAPOLIS FOR A MONTH AND ARE WORKING ON THEIR PROJECT FOR SIX HOURS EACH DAY. THEY ARE NOT PAID FOR THEIR WORK.

    THE CAMP HAS BEEN ORGANISED BY THE YOUTH SECTION OF THE WORLD COUNCIL OF CHURCHES....

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA8NX37W4A6FKEMRJRSC2BJQMAO
    Media URN:
    VLVA8NX37W4A6FKEMRJRSC2BJQMAO
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    09/08/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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