The Cathedral Notre-Dame de Paris
The Cathedral of Notre-Dame de Paris, of international renown, is one of the finest masterpieces of gothic architecture. With the support of Archdiocese of Paris, the Cathedral of Notre-Dame and its rector, His Grace Patrick Chauvet, have come together for this exceptional event. The Cathedral Notre-Dame de Paris is considered a universally accessible cultural and spiritual heritage attracting around 14 million visitors from around the world each year.
The Courtyard of the Gentiles
The international non-profit organization the « Courtyard of the Gentiles » was created in March 2011 [by the pontifical Council for Culture], as a forum where a respectful and free confrontation of ideas amongpeople of good will, seeking the truth, can take place. Since its launch in Paris in 2011, more than sixty cultural and cross-religious events were organized across the world. Dedicated to the promotion of a universal message of peace between people, the Courtyard of the Gentiles supports and encourages the project Dame de Cœur, initiated by the non-profit organization Lux Fiat.
Knights of Columbus
Created in 1882 on the East coast of the United-States, the Knights of Colombus is an international charitable non-profit organization committed to many humanitarian and cultural projects. Its members have been massively present in France during the First World War, supporting allied soldiers with financial and spiritual aid. After the conflict, the Knights of Colombus received the Legion of Honor as a recognition of their support of France. By supporting this project, the Knights of Columbus wished to honor the memory of thousands of freedom fighters, and pay tribute to the French nation.
 The Legion of Honor is the highest French order of merit for military and civil merits, established 1802 by Napoléon Bonaparte.