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ECHR Raises Critical Questions v. Compulsory Controversial Vaccines against Human Rights in France+

Written by ACM
Thursday, 07 October 2021
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*Strasbourg/Angelo Marcopolo/- With an Important Series of Moves, which may Affect, Directly several European States, (but Also, indirectly, USA and Other Countries in the World, holding a Special Status at the CoE), the Strasbourg-Based PanEuropean Court of Human Rights (ECHR), strong of 47 Member States (including Russia), for the 1st Time, Raised Critical Questions versus making Compulsory a Few Controversial Vaccines, (while Many Others, Already at the 3rd, Final Stage of Tests, are Still Not Authorized in the EU : See http://www.eurofora.net/newsflashes/news/majorityvaccinesclassicbutnotyeteu.html, etc), against Human Rights, particularly in France, Expecting a full Reply well Before the Crucial, forthcoming Presidential and Parliamentary Elections of April and June 2022, respectively.

ECHR's relevant Moves Follow a Critical Warning by CoE's Secretary General, Marija Buric-Pejcinovic, (former Vice-Prime Minister in Croatia), Published as Early as, Already Since March 2021, (See: http://www.eurofora.net/newsflashes/news/coewarnsoneuvaccinationpassports.html), and a Damning Resolution by CoE's Parliamentary Assembly, Later this Year (on June 2021 : See http://www.eurofora.net/newsflashes/news/coeslamsviruspassrisks.html, etc), After a Critical Report by CoE's Committee on BioEthics, as well as Several concrete Points Raised, meanwhile, by the French Higher Administrative Court ("Conseil d'Etat"), in the Meantime, and Refers, in Addition, to Similar (but Not Identical) Legal Complaints recently Lodged against equivalent Controversial Measures taken in Greece, (even if in Partly Different Circumstances and/or Official Motivations). ECHR stands at the Core of the CoE, the PanEuropean Organisation for Democracy, Rule of Law and Human Rights, which hosts Also the International Treaty on "BioEthics" (alias Human Rights and Medicine or Biology), the Only Legaly Binding Convention, Open for signature by Any Country in the World, in that Topical Area, known as "Treaty of Oviedo" (since 1998). ECHR's Presidency had Recently expressed, on 2020, its Readiness into Interpreting such BioEthical Legal Principles and Rules, (See, f.ex.: http://www.eurofora.net/newsflashes/news/coesgburiconechrbioethicsinterpretation.html, etc).

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    The Main Case of Today concerns a Legal Complaint lodged by a French Fire-Fighter, Pierrick Thevenon, aged 33, against a Law of August 5, 2021, which Imposes, to some Categories of Workers, a Compulsory Full Vaccination, with one of 4 Vaccines Authorized in the EU, (Comp. Supra + Infra), Otherwise being Suspended from their

    This is, Currently, the Only such Application Pending on that "Hot", Topical Issue, as some Other, Similar but Not Identical Cases, in France and Greece, have been Rejected, for Procedural Reasons, related to their own Claims. + But 712 Other Persons have Already Declared their Intention to Lodge an Identical Application to the ECHR, as Thevenon did, on this Same Issue asap, the EuroJudges observed.  

    The 4 Questions Raised by the Court's 5th Section, Chaired by ECHR VicePresident Miss Siofra O'Leary from Ireland, Professor at Cambridge University, and Vice-Chair Mārtiņš Mits, University Professor from Lund, Sweden, include, in particular, whether the Suspension sine die of his Salary, after Refusal to get Vaccinated by certain Jabs, was "a Breach of his Right to the Enjoyment of his Posessions" (Article 1 of the 1st Protocol to the ECoHR, which Protects mainly Private Property), and/or if he faced a "Discrimination, based on his Occupation", because, "Unlike Other Workers", he was "Obliged" to Obey to that as Order, (in Violation of Articles 14 and 8 of the ECoHR). In addition, ECHR Also asked whether such a "Compulsory Vaccination" with certain Jabs was "a Breach of his Right to Respect for his Private Life", (but also if he had "Exhausted Domestic Remedies" in France, as a purely Procedural Requirement).

    The competent French Authorities were given by the ECHR a Time Deadline for Reply until January 27, 2022, i.e. Well Before the above-mentioned Presidential and Parliamentary Elections, but in the Middle of the relevant Socio-Political Debates, (Comp. Supra).

    In ECHR's Long History and relevant Case-Law, the Violation of Private Property clause (Comp. Supra), has Notoriously been Used by EuroJudges also in order to Sanction some Very Grave Violations of Human Rights, such as, f.ex., the still Persisting Deprivation of Greek-Cypriot Refugees/Displaced Persons' access to their Family Homes, Belongings, and Ancestral Land, by the Turkish Military Invasion and Occupation of the Island's Northern Territories since 1974 : - "That's what we really Wanted to Condemn, But the Tragedy is that most EuroJudges prefered to put it under the <<Private Property>> clause", had characteristicaly Told "Eurofora"'s Co-Founder Refugee Miss Tina Loizidou, Already since 1994, when she was the 1st to Win such a Landmark and World-Famous case...

    Even if this 1st Individual Application by Mr. Thevenon might, Eventually, be Rejected Later-on for Purely Procedural Claims, (as, f.ex., the "Non Exhaustion of Domestic Remedies", i.e. if he DidN't yet Find the Time to Previously Address himself to All the Competent French Courts, as All Applicants routinely have to do Before comming to Strasbourg), then, Obviously, Nothing Hinders Both Himself, Afterwards, and/or Any of those Other 712 Victims of the Same Problems, who have Already Declared their Intention to Lodge asap. a Similar Application to the ECHR, as EuroJudges noted (Comp. Supra), to eventualy Repeat All or Part of those Same Other 3 Key Points, mentioned in Today's ECHR's Decision.

    + Moreover, Earlier, (as ECHR's Services Reminded Today), a somewhat Similar, But Not Identical, Collective Application Lodged by Greek People, (30 Health Workers, Private Doctors or Public Hospital staff), had Also Raised Many Other, Interesting Legal Points, including Also, f.ex., alleged Violations of the Human Right to Life, Inhuman/Degrading Treatment, Forced Labour or Slavery,  Liberty and Security, Fair Hearing, etc.., referring to Articles 2, 3, 4, and 5 of the European Convention on Human Rights. (Even if their 1st such Move had been Droped, on September 2021, for Various Points Specific to the Particular Way that They had Presented that Initial, concrete Application, then).

      On "Liberty", a Fundamental Principle of CoE's landmark Convention on BioEthics is the Need of a well "Informed Consent" to Any eventual Intervention on Human Health : A Rule Notoriously steming from the Nuremberg Trial against Nazism's notorious InHuman Methods in Concentration Camps, where Detainees were abused as "Cobays" submited to various "Tests", (as those Abused Previously by the Ottoman Turkish Empire against Armenians)...

    Concerning at least the Life/Inhuman-Degrading Treatment/Security relevant Issues, Nowadays, After a Notorious Discreditation of "Astrazeneca"'s Jab, Following several Deaths and Many Suspensions in Various Countries accrosss the World, it's Yesterday Also "Johnson Johnson"'s "Jennsen" Jab which was Suspended in current EU President Slovenia, after a Death, and even the Controversial "m-RNA" Novel Tool used by "Moderna" and "BioNTech/Pfizer", which was Suspended Today in Sweden, Denmark, and Finland, (on the Occasion of "Moderna"), after Several Tragic Incidents, particularly on Heart Inflamations, Even of Young and Healthy People.

Meanwhile, a North American Judge reportedly Suspended a similar Mandatory Vaccination as "BioNTech/Pfizer"/"Moderna", etc., on certain Workers, as in Europe, for Questions of Violation of Christian Religious Beliefs, because of Human Parts from Aborted Embryos allegedly used in such Controversial Jab, (an Issue that has Not Yet been Raised at the ECHR). In Addition, Something Fishy Seems to exist around the Precise Numbers of Deaths due to Side-Effects of suh m-RNA "Fake Vaccines" as those of "BioNTech/Pfizer", given the Fact that some Mainstream Medias cite about "5" Cases throughout all Europe, (plus anOther in New Zeland), while Others, later, cite "6" Cases Only in France. ! But Official Sources are Also cited for alleged ..."386" (sic !)Deaths Questioned after taking a "Pfizer/BioNTech" "Vaccine", Only in France, Just at the Beginning of 2021... However, Astonishingly, ..."Only 1" among them was reportedly Examined as, perhaps, due to those Controversial "Fake Vaccines" !  + Similar Inconsistencies also in USA's relevant Data : Some mainstream Medias (at close periods of Time) point at "Hundreds" of Deaths after taking such "m-RNA" so-called Vaccines, while Others speak of ...several "Thousands" ! Obviously, much More Clarity and Serious Criteria are Needed, in order to Ensure that there is Not any Hidden Blunder or Massacre there...

 *Already from the Beginning, Top Medical (pro-vaccine) Doctors in France had been reportedly Surprized, since 2020, according to Mainstream Press, by an Exceptionaly Long List of Side Effects in this case, to the point that they had Initialy Advised to Better leave such "Vaccines", at least for the Time being, withOut Using them, in order to "Wait", rather, for some "Better Vaccines" than that, (with the Unique Exception of those Too "Fragile" People who Could Not take the Slightest Risk to Wait, Not Even a bit)...*But Others had Even gone Further, f.ex. Warning that Such kind of "m-RNA" Novel Tools Risked, inter alia, Particularly Also to, Sooner or Later, in one way or another, Reveal some Serious Problems against Human Health, concerning mainly "Hemorragies" and/or "Inflamations", with Dangers around "Thrombosis" and/or Heart Issues, as "MyoCardite", "PeriCardite", etc. Indeed, such kind of Dangerous Issues, (including, particularly, Even Young People, apparently in Good Health), seem to have been Multiplying, Recently, Even to the Point to Raise Life or Death matters, (as Recent Facts have just Shown : Com. Supra).

    + However, the Worse, may Still Remain to be Discovered Later-on : Indeed, in Addition to some Possible Syndroms of Facial or Arms' Muscles' Immobilisations, (sometimes Painful, for the latter), etc., at least in Medical Theory, it's not exAcluded a priori that Such "m-RNA" Novel Tools might, Eventualy, Trigger some "Toxic" Reactions "in X Years", certain Medical Experts Warned, according to Mainstream Medias. +More Important Concern, at least from "Eurofora"s point of view : As "BBC" and Others have, Already, Warned, "Proteins", which Notoriously are the "Target" Number 1 of such "m-RNA" Novel Tools, have, Generally, a so "Complex" Molecular Structure, that it has to be Clearly Known and Carefuly Handled, as Any Eventually erroneous or clumsy Change about them "might Provoke Catastrophes !" around the Human Genome... Particulary when such "m-RNA" Novel Tools of "BioNTech" allows "Individualized" Treatment, Special to "Each" Person, Group or Category in the Society, as Mainstream, Professional Medical and/or Financial Medias had Already Noted when Bill Gates Suddenly Invested more than 55 Millions $ in "BioNTech" as Early as Back on September 2019, (i.e. Just at the Eve of a Premonitory "Pandemic" Event Conference that he Notoriously Sponsored at Hopkins University on October 2019 ("Event 201")...

    ++ At any case, concerning at least alleged "Efficiency", t's Certainly a Noteworthy Fact that, While "BioNTech" and "Pfizer" Initialy Announced an Only 90% Efficacy to the American FDA, on the Contrary, just After Competitor "Moderna" Announced a "94,5" Efficiency against the Virus, ... then, Immediately, they Changed and, (in Only 1 Day's Time !), Suddenly Claimed that an "Error" had been Committed, Modifying his "BioNTech/Pfizer" Vaccine's alleged Efficacy by considerably Upgrading it all the way Up to ..."95%", Back on December 2020 ! (But, Nowadays, i.e. After the Middle of 2021, "Pfizer" Finaly Acknowledged an Efficiency of Just about 91%, ...and that Only for a Few Months' Time : See Infra).

    +++ However, it's Obviously much More Grave that "BioNTech/Pfizer" did Not Warn at all, at that Time, (i.e. When USA's FDA and EU's EMA were Considering, Back on December 2020, whether and in which Conditions to eventualy give an "Urgent" Authorisation for his Merchandise), that their "Vaccine" might be Unable to Prevent Infections (by a Pseudo-"Vaccinated" Recipient) to Other People in the Society, (Contrary to what is Traditionaly done by All Other, Real Vaccines, during some 200 Years since European Louis Pasteur's Invention against All kinds of Viruses : 1821-2021) ! So that Both the USA and EU competent http://www.eurofora.net/newsflashes/news/pfijfyjhjh.html, etc). In Consequence, Nowadays, (i.e. Later than Middle 2021), when such a Risk has Become, at last, Obvious throughout the whole World, (Even at  ..."Nature" prestigious Scientific Review, on August 2021), throwing Countries like the USA, UK, Israel, etc. into a Mess of Growing Massive Infections, it has Become Inevitably Too Late to fully Rectify things and Re-Start from scratch... The Dangers provoked by giving Credit to such Novel Tools Before any real Scientific Evidence on a so Crucial Point, can, indeed, have "Devastating" Effects, as also the Council of Europe clearly Warned on June 2021 (See : http://www.eurofora.net/newsflashes/news/coeslamsviruspassrisks.html, etc) !

    ++++ In Addition, they did Not Warn Even on anOther Important Risk : that for all those Pseudo-"Vaccinated" Recipients of his "BioNTech/Pfizer" "Fake-Vaccine", to get later ...Infected Themselves ! So that when the current US President Biden was Surprized on 2021 to Find that Even several Pseudo-"Vaccinated" Staff ...in the White House had been Infected by the Deadly Virus, he didN't hesitate, among others, also, f.ex., to Block Also such Pseudo--"Vaccinated" Individuals' Entry into the USA by Crossing the Borders of Canada, Recently, as well as to Order "Mask-Wearing" also for them Even Inside their own Family Home's Confined spaces, (etc)... While, in France, even an important New Region's (PACA) President-elect, Despite the fact that he had been "Vaccinated" by such Novel Tools, Neverheless was Found severely Infected, soon After his Election, inevitably making his Mandate Difficult to serve, almost at the Same Time that simple Young Women were Desperately spreading Tears, Schocked by the Fact that they were ...Fired from their Jobs, Because they had been Hired with "Certificates" of being "Vaccinated", but Soon Found ...Infected by the Virus, Despite such "Fake-Vaccines", as those Sold (Expensively) by "BioNTech/Pfizer".

    +++++° But, When their Merchandise had been Authorized, as an "Emergency" Measure, Back on 2020, they had Not Warned the People, Neither the Government Officials, No More, for anOther kind of Big Problem, Even More Heavy and still UnExplored in its Real Dimension, which Remains UnKnown : - I.e. that the Duration of such "Fake-Vaccines" was, in fact, very much Limited in Time, Because their alleged "Efficiency"  was ...Evaporating too Fast, so that All Recipients would Soon have to take anOther, "3rd" "Boosting" Dose, in a Semester, (and withOut Excluding also the Possible Need, perhaps, for an Additional ..."4rth" Dose, Before the Year ends, as some Officials reportedly just Thought at Israel, under condition of Anonymity)... Medical Experts are Cited by Mainstream Press as Attasting that Such Problems had Never been seen Before in Any Vaccine in the World's History, (and "Doubt" whether the People would Accept to be Submitted in so Many "Doses" Each Year).

=> It's for All those Reasons that Experienced French Professor Christian Perronne Rafused to even Call such Novel Tools as "Vaccines", (Except, may be, of "Fake Vaccines")..., Prefering the more Realistic Name : "Gene Therapy" Tools, (in a December 2020 Publication, already)...

 - It's True that some Health Ministers, (as f.ex. the French one), Recently Focused their Claims on Repeatedly supporting that the existing "m-RNA" "Fake-Vaccines", at least, would "Protect from Death or Heavy Hospitalisation up to 95%"... (F.ex., See, inter alia, Also Official Motivation in Text presented to the Highest Administrative Court, "Conseil d'Etat", in the Middle of 2021, etc). >>> But, then, What to say, f.ex., for China's "Classic" Vaccine "CinoVac", which Protects People's Lives or Health from Death or Heavy Hospitalisation reportedly for Up to ..."100%" Each (sic !), according to Official Data of the "WHO" itself, Published since the End of August 2021 ? (It may be true that, Aged People's situation wasN't, reportedly, Sufficiently examined yet in these cases. But, then, all Other Ages are, already, OK).

      Meanwhile, however, the Absolute Majority of Anti-COVID Virus' Vaccines having Reached the 3rd, Final Stage of Tests, are of a "Classic" Technology, similar to that of World-Famous Inventor Louis Pasteur, i.e. already Known and Tested during almost 2 Centuries since his birth : 1821-1921 (See : http://www.eurofora.net/newsflashes/news/majorityvaccinesclassicbutnotyeteu.html). But None among them hasN't been Yet Authorized by EMA inside the EU... Not Even those which have been Authorized by the WHO, f.ex. as China's CINOVAC + CINOPHARM, etc ! And that, Despite even German CDU/CSU Health Minister Span's recently Expressed view that the Authorisation of, at least, Some "Classic" Vaccines, would Incite several Hesitant People to get Vaccinated... And/or Despite the Fact that Countries where such a Plurality and Diversity of Vaccines exist, Included of "Classic" Technology, i.e. Based into Stimulating the Natural Human Immunioty System, (in Addition to Public Health Protection [Non-Pharmaceutical] Measures), Tragic Errors of the Past have been Bypassed Efficiently, as Infections and Deaths have almost Stopped, (f.ex. in Hungary, San Marino, etc, added to China, etc). Contrary to those Countries where People have been Traped into the Narrow area of Only 4 Fake "Vaccines" affecting the Human Genome, (as Most EU Member States, Until Now, UK, Israel, the USA, etc), where the Deadly Virus Explodes, according to WHO's Official Data...

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    Meanwhile, in order to practicaly Facilitate Citizens' Access to the ECHR for the Judgement of such cases, during the few Time still Available Before the Situation becomes Too Hard for those affected, ECHR took,; Today, the Exceptional Initiative to Publish even :

- (1) a Video-Guide on how to Lodge Applications in Strasbourg, (2) added to an Overview of All its current Case-Law on Issues concerning the Virus' Pandemic Crisis, and (3) an Analysis of "Interim" Measures, that EurJudges can take in case of Urgency, (including via Critical "Questions" Raised to Governments, as those which were used in Today's above mentioned affair)...

Interestingly, on this occasion, the ECHR reveals that, Recently, its Case Law Multiplied the Number and the Categories of Cases in which EuroJudges accept to Take "Interim Measures" in order to Face Urgencies Seriously Threatening to Provoke Irreversible Harm.

In other words, they, indirectly but Obviously, Warn that they Might Soon take relevant "Interim" Decisions asap, withOut having to Wait until a Final Judgement, probably Also in such Cases of Compulsory Imposal of a few Controversial "Vaccines" Affecting the Human Genome, (while Still Excluding all the Others)...

Inter alia, this Might become Necessary Also because of an Astonishing Spread of "Hate Speech", recently, against Dissidents, (Scandalously Including often Even Public Officials fuelling Intolerance), which can Obviously Undermine elementary Human Solidarity, pushing towards Dangerous Hate even inside Socio-Medical and/or Public Hospital areas, considerably Aggravating Risks against Human Health and Lives.

 

 

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Benedict's "Source" to revitalize Europe : - "The World needs Hope", Pope says, calling to relaunch E.U. via Human Rights !

Paris - Lourdes - Strasbourg : 12 - 17 September 2008.

The vital need to re-launch Europe can be succesfully met by defending fundamental Human Rights of the People, said Pope Benedict XVI in his 1st speech in France, at his meeting with President Nicolas Sarkozy, who currently chairs the EU.

Sarkozy replied by welcoming Christian and other religions' contribution to indispensable Public Debates on crucial issues which affect Human Dignity, Europe, even Humankind, as BioGenetics.

- "When Europeans will see and personally experience that the inalienable Rights of the Human Person .., those of their free Education, their Family life, their Work, ..their Religious Rights, ..are respected and promoted, then, these Europeans will fully understand the greatness of the European construction and will be actively involved in it", Benedict XVI stressed.

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- "It's important that during France's EU Presidency, there is, indeed, a desire for the Church to contribute to protect Human Person's integrity, and I think that there is also a growing Conscience, beyond any polemics, to defend Human Rights, and, thus, contribute to ensure respect for Human Dignity", added to "EuroFora" the Pope's Spokesman, Vatican's Press Director Federico Lombardi.

- "Nobody really told us here that Lisbon Treaty was good for this or that reason to the People. They only told us that we "had" to ratify it, and tried to scare us, but failed", said 2 Irish pilgrims to "EuroFora", after 2 Majority Abstentions in 1999 and 2004 EU Elections and 3 "NO" to Referenda in France and the Netherlands in 2005, followed by the Irish "No" in 2008, during a Decade of EU Crisis since the controversial Turkey EU- bid (1999-2008).

More than .."224 cases of Murders, Torture, "Disappearancies" or Destructions" by "agents of Turkish Security forces", where all those responsible for so heavy Crimes still remain scandalously unpunished, despite regular condemnations of Ankara by Strasbourg''s European Court of Human Rights from 1996 to 2008, were examined the same week by CoE's Ministers, who decided to launch a fresh call "urging" the Turkish Authorities to end this dangerous "virtual Impunity" of criminals, without comparison to European countries.

- "Why not Ukraine, instead of Turkey ?", asked EuroFora a Journalist from "Kiev : the city where it's enough to cross the streets in order to realize that it's a European town", as Sarkozy recently said, before solemnly declaring this week, together with Ukranian President Jushenko and EU Commission's chair Baroso, EU's "recognition that Ukraine is a fully European Country, linked to Europe by culture and History".

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Europe's "Christian roots" and Values, with "openess and mutual respect" to other cultures and beliefs, were highlighted by Sarkozy in harmony with Benedict XVI.

The Human person should be protected "from his inception until his natural death", added the Pope, faithful to BioEthic principles defended by his predecessor and collaborator, John Paul II, of topical importance in France, Europe and the World today, as Sarkozy announced :

- "Fast and important progres in Genetic Science and procreation raise delicate BioEthical Questions to our Democracies", which "involve our view of Humans and Life, and can lead to Social Mutations. That's why they cannot remain only a business of experts", hestressed.

- "It's Politician's responsibility to set a proper framework for such Public Debates", as "France will do on BioEthics in 2009". "Religious and Philosophic traditions must take part, with their ideas and centuries' long experience : A positive Laicity is an open invitation to Dialogue", he said.

- "France engaged in Europe at another Debate on how to make Financial Capitalism more moral", and the "Social doctrine of the Church fits well what is at stake in modern Globalized Economy"

- "But, a "Real Dialogue is not for an elite of a Globalized world : It penetrates deep into the People : That's why Churches should actively participate : .. It's bringing New Oxygen to Public Debates", stressed Sarkozy.

- "Democracy must not be cut off Reason", which is "compatible with Faith", thanks to "the meeting between Christianism and Greek philosophy ", he added, referring to Pope's views. "It means to advance with logic arguments, search what's best and respect common principles of thinking :... It's an everyday need for Public Administration and the Political Debate", he added.
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Pope Benedict's 1st visit to France looked like the start of a brillant, manifold demonstration that this was well-founded and could become true in the lives of the People : After its Theoretical foundations unfolded at a "speech to the world of Culture", inaugurating Bernadins' cultural centre, and its dogmatic instrument shaped at an address to the Clergy in the Historic Notre Dame' Cathedral, he started to resolutely reach out to the People :

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The move went upwards like Bach's music : Begining with a call to more than fifteen thousand enthousiastic Youngsters gathered at Notre Dame's parvis with overnight celebrations, it gained strength in an impressive open-air Mass at Paris'central Invalides'area facing Alexander III's bridge, attended by more than 150.000 people, French Prime Minister Fillon, many Ministers, Foreign Ambassadors, etc, and culminated in a series of pan-European Mega-meetings at Lourdes 150th anniversary, together with all French Bishops, EU Commission's vice-Chairman Barrot, and some 200.000 enthousiastic People from all over Europe and beyond : After a Sea of Lights astonishingly braved Saturday Night's rain, an open-air mass at riverside fields among Pyrenees' Mountains Sunday Morning, was followed on Monday by a Sea of "Compassion" to those facing Health or Life threats, surrounded by an endless gathering of People, whose gigantic dimensions obviously surprised the organisers..

Meanwhile, Benedict had the occasion to speak to the French Priests at Notre Dame of Paris, and with the Bishops at Lourdes, where they prepare a crucial November plenary meeting, due to take important decisions on imminent EU debates and choices about Europe's identity, BioEthics, etc.
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- "A new way of thinking about Laicity has become necessary", agreed the Pope with President Sarkozy at Elysee. While keeping the "distinction between Politics and Religion, to guarantee Citizens' Liberty", "religion is important for shaping Consciousness and contributing, together with others, to create a basic Ethical Consensus in society".

- "Searching Essential realities", (as "God" for christians), needs "Speech : "Logos" in greek, i.e. Reason", "able to shape a Community","with creative work transforming Human History". But "Dialogue" is instrumental for "Reason", because it's the way to "search" for Truth", in "Liberty", according to Greek Platonic Philosophy, with Socrates' dialectics. "Reason" implies "Spirit and Liberty", hence the polyphonic "Music" of "Dialogue", in a responsible, "well balanced" way, to avoid "destruction".

Starting with a "Dialogue between christians and intellectual or artistic movements" highlighted at Bernardins' Cultural Center. with former Presidents Chirac and Giscard d'Estain, UNESCO's chair Anastassopoulos, etc., as well as representatives of Muslim Communities, (including a separate Turkish), after contacts with Jews at Vatican's Embassy, the Pope turned towards the People :

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To French Priests : "Church built on the rock" !
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- Speaking to thousands of French Priests at Notre Dame's Cathedral, Benedict highlighted a solid "Church built on the Rock" of conscious and active persons, transmitting "a lively, energetic and sharp" "God's Speech, actively working on Human History".

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"Praying together" with "representatives of Christian Churches and ecclesiastic communities", (as Orthodoxes, Armenians, Protestants, etc), he called "to reinforce the Unity of the church", against "any form of Division", around Holy Spirit', "the Word","Christ's Justice", and "Love" to fellow- humans : Essentials which "resume all holy scripts", as he said.

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To Young People : "New Horizons"
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To some 15.000 enthousiastic Young People at Notre Dame's parvis, along Seine's river, Benedict spoke about "the Energy of the Holy Spirit" and "the Mystery of the Cross" : - "The Holy Spirit opens New Horizons to Human Intelligence .. and makes it conscious of the real greatness of Christ's sacrifice, dying and resurecting for World's life".

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Some "may slander you as crazy, laugh at you, or even persecute you. But, "the Holy Cross is a symbol of God's love", and "givesmoral strength" : "Witness of People's pains, it's at the same time, a precious, unique expression of their Hopes", he told them at Paris' dawn.

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Invalides' plateau : "People chosen to become God's friends"
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At the 1st open-air Mass in Paris' center area of Invalides, facing the Grand Palais, along the river Seine, during an impressive gathering of more than 150.000, French Prime Minister Fillon, Ministers Alliot-Marie, Bachelot, Dati, Jouyet, Assembly's President Accoyer, Senate's Chair Poncelet, former 1st Lady Bernadette Chirac, former Prime Minister Raffarin, many foreign Ambassadors, and other political personalities were present. (While earlier, from the Socialist opposition, Paris' Mayor Delanoye, artist Robert Hussein a.o. assisted at the Elysee meeting).

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But the "Entry Song" focused on the "People chosen to become God's Friends". The September 11 mass was Dedicated to "Saint Chrysostomus, that great priest of Constantinople", with his "wonderful eloquence and great courage to face challenges", who "made out of despaired and godless people, a people of brothers", opening a possibility to "become all one complete entity", as Pope Benedict reminded.

- "Reason never enters in real contradiction with Faith", stressed Pope Benedict, who prepared his speeches for France during a short Summer rest at Brixen/Bressanone's Seminar, whose Library honors both "Faith and Science".. - "We must use not only our Reason, but also our Faith" : "Get away from Idolatry", "cupidity", "avidity for money, power or even knowledge deviating from essential aims", and other "falses appearances". and "build your Home on the Rock", "with the force that Holy Spirit gives to those who let it act in them", he said to the People of Paris.

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Benedict at Lourdes : - "Become Light (even) in the Dark !"
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- "Our World needs Hope", stressed Pope Benedict, addressing an impressive TorchLight procession at Lourdes' sanctuaries, where a Sea of Lights held by Hundreds of Thousands of People gathered at Pyrenee's Mountains from all over Europe astonishingly kept their flames despite a heavy Rain at a windy Dark Night...

- "150 years earlier (1858 - 2008), ..here, in the cave, ... a simple young girl, Bernadette .. saw a Light". "The everyday life of her Family was, however, made of Misery, Sadness, Sickness, Misunderstandings, Rejection and Poverty... It was hard to live in Jail". Today, "we think to all Human Beings who suffer : The innocent Victims who face Violence, War, Terrorism, Hunger, Injustices, Catastrophes, Hate and Oppression, Violations of Human Dignity and of their fundamental Rights, of their Liberty to act and think. We also think to those who face Familial problems, sufferings from Unemployment, Sickness, Infirmity, Isolation, or their situation as Immigrants, without forgetting those who suffer and die for the name of Christ", he said.

- "But the Shadows of the Earth, did not hinder Sky's Light to shine : <<The Light shines in the Dark>>" ..."A Way full of Light opens in Human History even in its Darkest moments" : ..."As Night falls, Christ tels us : <<- Keep your Lamps alight !>>."Hold a Light while walking in the Night .. sums up our condition as Christians on their way : "We need light, and we are called to become Light !", Benedict stressed to People setting in motion Lights, Flags and Songs with enthousiasm.

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"<<- She looked at me as a Person, who speaks to another Person>>, the poor girl had noted."Light emerges from such a Dialogue", stressed the Pope : "A small Flame called Hope, Compassion and Tenderness dwells inside those who return after being moved by Lourdes' experience". "Christ .. entrusts us with the Mission to let the Light of Charity shine : To make of our Prayers an Act of Love to our brothers and to Fraternal Charity", he concluded.

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