“Peace is the Future – Dialogue of Religions and Cultures : 100 years after the First World War” Conference in Belgium


On September 7, in the Belgian city of Antwerp, an international conference entitled “Peace is the Future; Dialogue of Religions and Cultures; 100 years after the First World War”, was held through the initiative of the Community of Sant’egidio of the Catholic Church.

The conference was attended by over 300 delegates and guests from the world’s various religious institutions and religious organizations.

With the blessings of His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians, Bishop Bagrat Galstanian, director of the Office of Religious conceptual Affairs of the Holy See, represented the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin. Bishop Bagrat conveyed the greetings and blessing from the Pontiff of All Armenians to the participants, as well as delivered remarks on the theme of “Solidarity; Key of our Times”.