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His Holiness Aram I Meets in Tehran with the Leadership of the Interreligious and Intercultural Dialogue Organization of the Islamic Republic of Iran

19 October 2014

18 October 2014.On Saturday morning, His Holiness Aram I met with the representatives of Armenian women’s organizations in the Diocese of Tehran. He praised the Armenian women for their contribution to the Church and their role in the cultural, spiritual, educational and political aspects of community life and encouraged them to continue their community-building task.

 

In the afternoon the Catholicos met with the leadership of the Islamic Organization for Intercultural and Interreligious dialogue. The Director welcomed the Catholicos and thanked him for the uninterrupted dialogue of the Church with the Organization for the past 15 years. In his response, the Catholicos spoke of the urgency of deepening this dialogue in order to face together the challenges arising from globalization.