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Aleteia E-Vangelizer Christmas Competition Winners Announced

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Aleteia - published on 12/23/14

In surprise, two trips to Rome awarded

The competition ended on December 23 at 12:00 (Rome time)

At last we have the final ranking of the Aleteia Christmas Competition. The first prize for the competition is a trip to Rome, and the other finalists will receive a replica of Pope Francis’s pectoral cross. The results are world-wide, from the six editions of Aleteia (English, French, Portuguese, Arabic, Italian and Spanish).

The final show-down, between two women, was exciting: after days of being in first place, Sahhar (Iraq) was surpassed in the last few hours of the competition by Sandra (Brazil). Because of this, and because of the difficult situation of the Christians in Iraq, the jury has decided to reward Sahhar with a trip to Rome as well.

Here is the list of the winners. The top two who win a trip to Rome are in bold; the rest will receive the Pope’s cross:

Name

Country

Points

Sandra Damascena

Brazil

121022

Sahhar alkssmatty

Iraq

117259

Juliano vieira

Brazil

90755

Flor Esthela Sanchez

Mexico

59029

Myke Rosenthal-Engli

Germany

51132

Jorge Luis Zarazúa C

Mexico

38696

Jorge Aguilar Palacios

Chile

33770

George Attia

Egypt

32846

Sergio Muñoz

Mexico

32091

Blanca Vielma

Venezuela

29292

Pedro José Sá

Brazil

29090

Braulio Jimenez De la Rosa

Dominican Republic

28132

Aws Dado

Unknown at present  

24739

Marcos Gutiérrez Pineda

Mexico

23770

João Henrique da Silva Carlos

Unknown at present

22527

Congratulations to all! And Merry Christmas!

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