ARMENIAN PRIMATE ATTENDS STANDING CONFERENCE OF ORIENTAL ORTHODOX CHURCHES
- PRIMATE ATTENDS STANDING CONFERENCE OF ORIENTAL ORTHODOX CHURCHES
His Eminence Archbishop Khajag Barsamian, Primate of the Eastern Diocese of
the Armenian Church of America, attended a meeting of Standing Conference of
Oriental Orthodox Churches yesterday, December 5, at St. Mark's Syrian
Orthodox Cathedral in Teaneck NJ. The Archbishop was joined by Diocesan
Legate and Ecumenical Officer Archbishop Vicken Aykazian and Father Tateos
Those attending besides the Armenian clergy were the Primates and clergy of
the Coptic Syrian Orthodox Church, the Coptic Orthodox Church, the Ethiopian
Orthodox Church and the Indian Malankara Syrian Orthodox Church.
The issues discussed during the meeting included:
* Joint Commission of the Eastern/Oriental Orthodox Churches
* Christian Churches Together
* Roman Catholic/Oriental Orthodox Dialogue
* Eastern Orthodox/Oriental Orthodox Prayer Service for the United
* Oriental Orthodox Churches brochure and website
* Oriental Orthodox Clergy Gathering.
Speakers were followed by a luncheon and news from sister churches and a
Diocese of the
of America (Eastern)
630 Second Ave.
New York, NY 10016
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