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GOAA - Department of Youth Announces Inter-Orthodox Retreat


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Date Thu, 30 Jul 2009 13:37:10 -0700

GREEK ORTHODOX ARCHDIOCESE OF AMERICA
8-10 East 79th St. New York, NY 10075-0106
Tel: (212) 570-3530 Fax: (212) 774-0237
Web: http://www.goarch.org  - Email: communications@goarch.org

Contact: PRESS OFFICE
Stavros Papagermanos
pressoffice@goarch.org

Department of Youth Announces Inter-Orthodox Retreat

NEW YORK ? The Seventh Inter-Orthodox Young Adult Retreat, will take
place September 25-27, 2009 and will be held at Hellenic College/Holy
Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology in Brookline, Mass. This
nation-wide retreat will welcome young adults from all jurisdictions.
This yearâ??s theme, God Created: From Created to Creators, will focus
on Orthodoxy and the arts. His Grace Bishop Savas of Troas, the newly
appointed Director of the Office of Church and Society, will be the
keynote speaker.

The weekend will begin Friday with a Paraklesis service, icebreakers,
and an evening of fellowship at the Hilton Boston Dedham Hotel. On
Saturday morning, young adults will participate in morning prayers,
workshops, and the keynote speech, all reflecting on the weekend theme
of art, music, pop culture, and more. The day will continue with a
campus tour, outdoor activities, and an evening barbeque and
musicfest, co-hosted by the Hellenic College/Holy Cross Office of  Admissions.

Retreat details, hotel information, and online registration are now
available at www.youth.goarch.org. For additional questions, feel free
to contact the Department of Youth and Young Adult Ministries at
646-519-6180.  For more information about Hellenic College/Holy Cross
Greek Orthodox School of Theology, please visit www.hchc.edu.

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