Virtual Away Day 2021

Waldensian Virtual Away Day 2021

23rd January 2021

Click here to watch the full recording on our YouTube channel. There, you can also view each of the talks individually, or by following the links in the list below.

In 2021 the annual away day of the English Committee of the Waldensian Church Missions was held online via zoom. Although we were sad not to be meeting in person we were excited to have the opportunity to open the event to a wider audience AND to bring in an impressive range of contributors including directly from Italy.

  1. Our Patron, Lord Griffiths of Burry Port spoke about his new role in the Council of Europe - WATCH NOW
  2. Alessandra Trotta talked about her first year as Moderator of the Waldensian Church - WATCH NOW
  3. Revd Dr Tim Macquiban spoke about meeting Pope Francis - WATCH NOW
  4. Claudio Pasquet, twice guest of the Mission for the ‘Pastor’s tour’ shared his memories - WATCH NOW
  5. Peter Ciaccio told us how he ended his nine years as a Waldensian pastor in Palermo in glory - WATCH NOW
  6. Sara Rivoira spoke about Patrimonio Valdese and the cultural heritage projects she organises throughout Italy - WATCH NOW

Ian Nimmo-Smith chaired the event.