OCP Chairman meets Metropolitan Mor Julius Hanna Aydin


Belgium- Germany: During (20/4/2011) the great and holy Week, OCP Chairman K C Jacob met with Mor Julius Hanna Aydin (Patriarchal-Vicariate of Northern Germany of the Syrian Orthodox Church of Antioch and All East). K C Jacob had the privilege of introducing the works and mission of Orthodoxy Cognate PAGE and Metropolitan Hanna Aydin greatly appreciated the same. Metropolitan had great happiness to learn about an organization exclusively dedicated to Inter-Orthodox Unity. Chairman also recalled the historic meeting of OCP delegation with the Syrian Orthodox Metropolitan and Patriarchal representatives which was held on 12th of February 2011, at Kottayam, Kerala. Discussions also took place on topics like Inter-Orthodox unity which is the prime concern on OCP, especially on the Eastern-oriental Orthodox dialouge.

OCP Chairman also visited the Coptic Orthodox Church in Leuven and met with the Priest and Coptic community. He also had the privilege to visit the Chevetogne Abbey, also known as the Monastery of the Holy Cross,which is a Roman Catholic Benedictine monastery dedicated to Christian unity located in the Belgian village of Chevetogne.

OCP Chairman is on a three months vists to Belgium, Germany and Prgaue and will retun back by the middle of May 2011.

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