Iona College Press Release:
New Rochelle, NY - In response to the call of Orientale Lumen – and in
the spirit of our mission to foster a Catholic identity on campus – Iona
College (located in New Rochelle, New York) will host a one-day conference
on Eastern Catholicism on Monday, November 6, 2000. It will begin at 8:45 am
with opening remarks by our President, Br. James Liguori and will end at
approximately 3:30 pm with concluding remarks by Fr. John Zeyack, pastor of
St. Thomas the Apostle Byzantine Catholic Church, Rahway, New Jersey.
Nestled between these talks will be the following presentations:
Fr. Francis Marini, J.D., J.C.O.D., Chancellor, Eparchy of St. Maron of
"The Catholic Church - A Communion of Sui Iuris Churches," 9:00
Fr. ST Sutton, Chancellor, Our Lady of Deliverance Syriac Catholic Diocese
"Charity, Devotion & Heritage in the Syriac Catholic
Tradition," 10:00 a.m.
Ani Bournoutian, Ph.D., Dean, Barnard College
"The Armenian Catholic Church: Armenian Catholics or Catholic
Armenians?," 11:00 a.m.
Lunch (by registration): noon - 1:00
Sr. Natalya Stoczanyn, S.S.M.I., Ukrainian Catholic Diocese of Stamford
"The Liturgical Year Celebrated through Music in the Ukrainian Catholic
Church," 1:00 p.m.
Fr. Joseph Loya, O.S.A., Ph.D., Professor of Theology, Villanova University
"Faith in Full Color: Religious Images of Ruthenian Catholicism,"
The registration deadline is October 6th. For further information, please
see the conference's WWW site at:
Dawn Marie Hayes
Dawn Marie Hayes, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of European History
Department of History and Political Science
715 North Avenue
New Rochelle, New York 10801
Phone: (914) 633-2519
Fax: (914) 633-2019