Monday, June 27, 2011

Maronite Patriarch Bechara Boutros al-Rahi visits Angelicum


On Friday June 24, 2011 His Beatitutde Bechara Boutros al-Rahi met with leaders of the Angelicum to discuss a possible collaboration between Notre Dame University in Beirut, Lebanon, and the Pontifical University of St. Thomas Aquinas. His Beatitude met with the Vice-Dean of the Faculty of Theology, Fr. Robert Christian, OP, the Dean of the Faculty of Social Sciences, Sr. Helen Alford, OP, and the Vice-Rector for Public Relations of the Angelicum, Fr. Alejandro Crosthwaite, OP.  His Beatitude prayed in the University Chapel and then took a tour of the Angelicum, concluding with a discussion on future collaboration in the "Sala delle Reunioni."  His Beatitude then headed to the Vatican to meet with His Holiness Benedict XVI.

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