Oriental Orthodox - Roman Catholic Consultation Meeting 2011

 

 

The United States Oriental Orthodox - Roman Catholic Consultation held its 2011 meeting at the Divine Compassion Spirituality Center in White Plains, New York, on October 6 and 7, 2011. The meeting, co-chaired by His Eminence Mor Cyril Aphrem Karim of the Syrian Orthodox Church of Antioch and Catholic Bishop Howard J. Hubbard of Albany, New York, focused primarily on pastoral issues facing both churches. Archbishop His Eminence Mor Titus Yeldho represented the Malankara Archdiocese of the Syrian Orthodox Church in North America.

The Oriental Orthodox-Roman Catholic Consultation was established in 1978, and is sponsored jointly by the Bishops’ Committee for Ecumenical and Interreligious Affairs and the Standing Conference of Oriental Orthodox Churches America, which includes representatives from the Armenian (Catholicossate of Etchmiadzin), Coptic, Ethiopian, and Syrian Orthodox Churches.

Publish Date: 
Tue, 2011-10-25 01:08