Christian Muslim dialogue an imperative in Globalization – His Holiness Aram I

10 August 2015. On Monday morning His Holiness Aram I received Sheikh Hussein Ahmed Chehadeh, General Secretary of “Encounter between Religions,” and committee members of the organization. The V. Rev. Housig Mardirossian, Director of Ecumenical Relations Office, and Dr Jean Salmanian, member of the Ecumenical Relations Committee of the Catholicosate of Cilicia, were also present ...

“THE ECUMENICAL MOVEMENT IS IN SEARCH OF NEW IDENTITY AND SELF-ARTICULATION” H.H. ARAM I

On Monday 27th January, His Holiness Aram I gave a lecture on "The challenges facing the ecumenical movement" at the Near East School of Theology. Hereunder the outline of the lecture.- PART I A) What are the challenges of the Ecumenical movement?... Ecumenism is essential for "being church": 1) it reminds the interrelatedness of churches; 2) it emphasizes ...

Between Lebanese and Syrian Christians

  16/2/13 "The church, wherever it is, is known not to turn a blind eye to injustice and if it has to, as is the case in Syria, it will not support or justify this injustice"-  Abdul Wahab Badrakhan It was an important and historic Christian occasion. It was an opportunity to say what has not been said. ...

Christian-Muslim Joint Conference in Lebanon to Discuss Christians in the Middle East

23/1/2012 (Ahlul Bayt News Agency) - The conference will be attended by delegates from all over the world, including 50 leading Muslim and Christian religious leaders, intellectuals, and actors of civil society from the Middle East. A number of ecumenical partners from Europe and USA will also attend the meeting. The conference will deal with issues ...