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HIS HOLINESS ARAM I RECEIVED ARCHBISHOP JOSEPH SPITERI, THE APOSTOLIC NUNCIO TO LEBANON

24 June 2018

On Saturday, June 23rd, 2018, His Holiness Aram I received the newly appointed Apostolic Nuncio to Lebanon Archbishop Joseph Spiteri, in Bikfaya.

 

During the meeting, His Holiness Aram I shared a detailed account of the mission of the Armenian Church, as well as its local situation in Lebanon and in the Middle East. His Holiness also touched upon the active participation of the Armenian Community in Lebanon’s political life, as one of 7 main communities of the country.

 

In turn, Archbishop Spiteri, who is familiar with His Holiness’ vast experience in the interchurch and interreligious missions and his warm cooperation with the Vatican, expressed his eagerness to provide new impetus to the cooperation with the Catholicosate of Cilicia.