The Press Office of the Romanian Patriarchate informs us:
On 29 and 30 May 2012, an inter-religious symposium will take place at the Patriarchate Palace of Bucharest, on the theme Diaspora – a reality of the present society, organised by the Romanian Patriarchate in cooperation with Sapir Centre of Jerusalem and the Jewish Communities Federation of Romania, with the support of the State Secretariat for Religious Affairs.
Tuesday, 29 May 2012, 10.00 hours, to start with the Symposium, official messages will be addressed on behalf of the Romanian Patriarchate, of the Jewish Committee for Inter-religious Relations of Israel, of the Romanian Presidency, of the Romanian Government and of the Jewish Communities Federation of Romania.
Hierarchs and theology professors of the Romanian Orthodox Church from the country and abroad, rabbis and representatives of the Jewish communities of Israel, Switzerland, France and the United States of America will participate in the Symposium.
Wednesday, 30 May 2012, 11.15 hours, communiqués will be released in the end of the inter-religious symposium Diaspora – a reality of the present society.
The purpose of the symposium is to deepen the spiritual significance of Diaspora and promote the practical co-operation in the social field.