"...It was a time when the hostilities of the previous summer had largely ceased, thought there was continued communal fighting in Tripoli and in the Shuf. Clearance of ruins and the demining of areas in Beirut was getting underway. The first sessions of the Lebanese-Israeli-American talks were being held..." excerpt from Fr. Ray's "Report on Visit to Lebanon".
Visit to Beirut, Lebanon & Surrounding Areas
December 28, 1982 thru January 28, 1983
Photos taken by Fr. Ray Helmick, S.J.
Fr. Raymond G. Helmick, S.J.
Esteemed Theologian, Educator and Peacemaker . . .