Don Bruno Lima
Rome, June 10, 2012 Message to the participants at the Symposium of Athens
Through the Professor Vasiliki Bafataki, Secretary General of the International Award "Giuseppe Sciacca," I extend my most cordial greetings to the organizers and participants to the general cultural event that is taking place in the noble city of Athens by the Association for Friendship between the Nations. The themes and goals that underlie such an extraordinary compendium of Symposium symbolically the essential features of what it should facilitate the mutual support of people building of a society oriented to the common good: to draw from history, art and culture of those strengths that converge in the realization of a coexistence Pacific extended universal scope. The International Prize "Giuseppe Sciacca" intended to sponsor this event in the belief that art, music, folk traditions and volunteering - if animated by healthy intentions - are in moving vehicles preferential positive ideas that achieve real sharing and bridges friendship among peoples. Is reflected in them a glimpse of that beauty that makes us a foretaste of almost untouchable that projects the earth to heaven; worthy works, the result of the ability of man, in fact, may make visible an ethereal grandeur that was donated by his Lord and Creator Almighty. In the belief that your efforts can produce new energy in the vital sector of the volunteer for Friendship among Peoples, I wish all good work.
Don Bruno Lima