4th May, the National Day for the Commemoration of the Dead, at 19.00 pm members of all churches in The Hague will come together for a short meeting in De Vredeskapel on Malakkastraat. Eckhard Benz-Wenzlaff, Pastor of the Deutsche Evangelische Gemeine in The Hague, will say a few words. Participants may light a candle.
From the Vredeskapel we will walk to the war monument on Carnegieplein (opposite the Peace Palace) where at 20.00 pm the ceremony of the Commemoration of the Dead will take place. Representatives of the churches will lay flowers.
17 April 2013