ANTELIAS–Lebanon–An international and inter-church conference organized by the Cilician Catholicosate will be held in Lebanon from May 24-26. The blessing of Holy Muron by Catholicos Aram I will also take place that week.
Close to 150 prominent theologists will participate in the conference–as well as numerous university professors and officials from various churches around the world.
The conference will take place at the Yeghishe Manougian College. Lectures will be presented in the English and Arabic languages. His Holiness Aram I–Catholicos of the Holy See of Cilicia will preside over the different sessions of the conference.
The Armenian Apostolic Church’s significant role among Christian churches–particularly in the Middle East–will be highlighted at the international conference. The spiritual–cultural–and social aspects of the Church will be presented to religious leaders and academics in attendance.
The gathering has been organized under the framework of the various events devoted to the 1700th anniversary of Christianity’s adoption by Armenia’s.