There will be an ecumenical service on Monday 17th June at 7pm – at St Mary Magdalene's Church, Bingham, Edinburgh, EH15 3HY
It is being offered by an ecumenical group of ministers and members of L'Arche as a public memorial service of thanksgiving for the life and work of Jean Vanier, who died recently.
Jean, a French Canadian practical philosopher, founded two communities: L'Arche and Faith and Light.
They are places of forgiveness and celebration in which life is shared between people with and without learning disabilities
More on his life is online at
All are welcome to come to Bingham on the 17th.