Une espérance nouvelle pour le Liban

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Une espérance nouvelle pour le Liban
French for 'A New Hope for Lebanon'
Apostolic exhortation of Pope John Paul II
Coat of arms of Pope John Paul II
Signature date10 May 1997
Number10 of 15 of the pontificate
Original languageFrench
AAS89: 313–416

Une espérance nouvelle pour le Liban (English: A New Hope for Lebanon) is a post-synodal apostolic exhortation written by Pope John Paul II, signed on 10 May 1997 in Harissa-Daraoun, Lebanon.[1][2] It came as the result of a synod of Lebanese Catholic bishops in Rome in November–December 1995.[3][4]


  1. ^ "ADHORTATIO APOSTOLICA POST SYNODUM PRO LIBANO" (PDF). Acta Apostolicae Sedis. 89: 313–416. 1997 – via Vatican.va.
  2. ^ "Visite historique du pape Jean Paul II au Liban". Portail catholique suisse (in French). 11 May 1997. Retrieved 17 October 2020.
  3. ^ Bohlen, Celestine (12 May 1997). "Pope Calls on Lebanon to Resume Special Role for Peace (Published 1997)". The New York Times. ISSN 0362-4331. Retrieved 7 October 2020.
  4. ^ "Special Assembly for Lebanon - Christ is Our Hope: Renewed by His Spirit, in Solidarity We Bear Witness to His Love (26 November-14 December 1995)". www.synod.va. Retrieved 7 October 2020.

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