Giving peace that chance…

Just as the Vatican newspaper has forgiven John Lennon for his “more popular than Jesus” crack…

The Franciscan Friars of the Atonement at Graymoor are beginning an Advent Vespers series on Sunday called “Giving Peace a Chance: Anticipating the Year of Reconciliation.”

All we are sayyying is…

Here’s the line-up:

Nov. 30, Rev. Peter Sabune, Episcopal priest, chaplain at Sing Sing, and founder of Forgiveness and Reconciliation Project in Rwanda.

Dec. 7, the Rev. Elias Mallon, a Graymoor Friar and on the staff of Franciscans International at the U.N.

Dec. 14, Doug Hostetter of the Mennonite Central Commmittee.

Dec. 21, Sister Margaret Holden of the Canticle Ministry in NYC, which assists families and individuals coping with HIV/AIDS.

Each program will begin at 4 p.m.