OO youth end gathering with networking plan
- 2002.09.11 Daily Star:Orthodox youth end gathering with networking planSome 30 young people representing the Coptic, Syrian and Armenian OrthodoxChurches in the Middle East concluded their three-day gathering held inBikfaya to analyze the common challenges facing the youth.According to a statement issued Tuesday, the gathering was held under thetheme of the First Orthodox Youth Gathering.Participants had the opportunity to pray together and learn the history oftheir respective churches. During the plenary sessions, participantsdiscussed the challenges of the era and the networking of the OrthodoxYouth.In their final session, participants issued a list of resolutionsstipulating the establishment of an interactive e-mail group, thepreparation of a website for the Orthodox Youth, the publication of anewsletter for the gathering and the organization of the Annual Day ofPrayer and Celebration for the gathering.The statement also said that a Second Orthodox Youth Gathering would beheld between Sept. 5-9, 2003 in Egypt.
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