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The Church of Collège
Notre-Dame de Jamhour
..... ....Molded to be the link with God, similar to a giant marguerite, the church of Notre-Dame de Jamhour stands at the top of the hill to greet us. Nature around dances with God’s grace and every detail accompanies us towards the Virgin Mary awaiting us. We step inside; the church is welcoming. The canopy of Heaven, with its immobilized big waves, embraces the Light. The reflection of the stained glass draws the limit between heaven and earth. We pad in the big sanctuary and feel this immense forest in which the eyes fly upon the bluish glows where the moon, symbolizing the Virgin Mary, travels upwards. No tree, no leaf, and yet a whole garden dancing upon the light that twinkles all over and trickles within the vaults. Mary comes nearer, all blue and beautiful. The almond trees spread upwards in awe to reach the heart of the stars. The roses bow down in prayer. Jesus brushes the boughs of a cedar… In this blue ocean, the communion with God takes place. One stained glass leads us to another until we feel the red Sun of Passion: a true love story..... ....
N. 2385 of 17/1/1924 as amended by law N. 76 of 3/4/1999 ( articles 2, 5, 15,
49 and 85 ) lays down as follows:
The author of a literary or artistic work, by the very fact of authorship, has absolute right of ownership over the work, without obligation of recourse to formal procedures . The author will himself enjoy the benefit of exploitation of his work, and he possesses exclusive rights of publication and of the reproduction under any form whatsoever. Whether the work in question comes under the public domain or not those persons will be liable to imprisonment for a period of one to three years and to fine of between five and fifty million Lebanese pounds, or to either one of these penalties, who
1-will have appended or caused to be appended a usurped name on a literary or artistic work;
2-will have fraudulently imitated the signature or trademark adopted by an author, with a view to deceiving the buyer;
3-will have counterfeited a literary or artistic work;
4-or will have knowingly sold, received, or put on sale or into circulation a work which is counterfeit or signed with a forged signature.
The punishment will be increased in the event of repetition.