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

PO Box 70 317
Antelias-Lebanon

Armenian version: http://www.armenianorthodoxchurch.org/v04/doc/Arme nian.htm

THE REPRESENTATIVE OF IRANIAN
MINISTER OF CULTURE IN ANTELIAS

His Holiness Aram I received the personal representative of the Islamic
Republic of Iran's Minister of Culture on January 10.

The Catholicos and Ayatollah Mohammed Husein Rayis Zade discussed progress
in the Christian-Muslim dialogue. Catholicos Aram I emphasized the necessity
of deepening inter-religious dialogue to address issues and challenges of
common concern. He said that the societies of today are facing many problems
including violence. Working for peace, mutual understanding and respect are
common priorities and religions should work together to meet the challenges
of today.

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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.