Testament of Christian de Chergé

Prior to the capture of the monks, Dom Christian, the superior, wrote a testament to be opened and read if he died by violence. The text was opened on the feast of Pentecost, 26 May, shortly after the monks were killed.
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If it should happen one day – and it could be today – that I become a victim of the terrorism which now seems ready to engulf all the foreigners living in Algeria, I would like my community, my Church and my family to remember that my life was GIVEN to God and to this country…

Documents

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    DE Testament von Pater ChristianDownload

    File size: 24 KB
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    EN Testament of Dom ChristianDownload

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    ES Testamento del Padre ChristianDownload

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    FR Testament de Père ChristianDownload

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    IT Testamento del Padre ChristianDownload

    File size: 23 KB
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    NL Testament van broeder ChristianDownload

    File size: 24 KB
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    NO Dom Christians testamentDownload

    File size: 28 KB
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    PT Testamento de Dom ChristianDownload

    File size: 24 KB
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    Testament- Chinese (Simplified)Download

    File size: 138 KB
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    Testament- Chinese (Traditional)Download

    File size: 166 KB
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    AR TestamentDownload

    File size: 130 KB