The Catholic-Orthodox Ecumenical Gathering is scheduled for Tuesday, April 28, at 7 p.m. at the Cathedral of Christ the King, Atlanta. All are invited to attend to pray for all Christians, especially those in troubled places.
Archbishop Wilton D. Gregory, Catholic Archdiocese of Atlanta, will co-officiate at the event with His Eminence Alexios, Greek Orthodox Metropolitan of Atlanta. The theme of the gathering is “Ecumenism of Blood: the Plight of Persecuted Christians.”
The keynote speaker is Jesuit Father Joseph McShane, president of Fordham University, New York.
The Cathedral is located at 2699 Peachtree Road, NE, Atlanta. A reception will take place in Kenny Hall immediately after the gathering.