PRESS RELEASE
Catholicosate of Cilicia
Communication and Information Department
Contact: V.Rev.Fr.Krikor Chiftjian, Communications Director
Tel: (04) 410001, 410003
Fax: (04) 419724
E- mail: [email protected]
Web: http://www.ArmenianOrthodoxChurch.org/

PO Box 70 317
Antelias-Lebanon

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NEAR EAST SCHOOL OF THEOLOGY STUDENTS OF ECUMENISM VISIT THE CATHOLICOSATE
OF CILICIA

For the 9th consecutive year Dr. George Sabra, Dean of the Near East School
of Theology (NEST) in Lebanon brought his students to learn about the
Armenian Orthodox Church. After visiting the Cathedral, the Martyrs'
Monument and the Cilicia Museum, H.E. Archbishop Nareg Alemezian met with
them and presented the Armenian Orthodox Church, its history and Traditions;
and the witness of the Catholicosate of Cilicia in the Middle East. At the
end of the lecture there was lively question and answer period when students
coming from all over the world wanted to know about the church's advocacy on
the issue of genocide as a just cause.

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The Armenian Catholicosate of Cilicia is one of the two Catholicosates of
the Armenian Orthodox Church. For detailed information about the Ecumenical
activities of the Cilician Catholicosate, you may refer to the web page of
the Catholicosate, http://www.ArmenianOrthodoxChurch.org The Cilician
Catholicosate, the administrative center of the church is located in
Antelias, Lebanon.




From: A. Papazian