The Future of Christianity in the Middle East
A lecture by H.H. Aram I, Catholicos of Cilicia
Friday, October 14, 20111:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Broad Hall 2160E
Los Angeles, CA 90095
Born in 1947, in Beirut, Lebanon, His Holiness Catholicos Aram I after studying at the Armenian Theological Seminary, Antelias, Lebanon and the Ecumenical Institute of Bossey, Geneva, Switzerland, received his M.Div. from the Near East School of Theology, his S.T.M. jointly from the American University of Beirut and Near East School of Theology, and his PhD from Fordham University in New York. He also holds several honorary degrees. His major areas of specialization are philosophy, systematic theology, and Near Eastern church history. His latest book is, "Taking the Church to the People", Antelias 2011 (in English). his Holiness is president of the Middle East Council of Churches since November 2007.
Cost : Free and Open to the Public
Sponsor(s): UCLA International Institute, Department of History, Center for the Study of Religion, Armenian Students' Association