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New Yorkers, take note: an upcoming event to raise awareness and support for persecuted Christians

Deacon Greg Kandra - published on 04/24/15

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Mark your calendar:

Msgr. John E. Kozar, president of CNEWA (Catholic Near East Welfare Association) will be making a pastoral visit to Iraq and Egypt next month to see first-hand some of the challenges facing Christians fleeing persecution in that troubled part of the world. Just days after his return, Msgr. Kozar will share his insights and experiences in a special evening at the Seminary of the Immaculate Conception in Huntington, New York. We invite you to join us for this important event, in an effort to raise awareness and funds to aid Christian families in Iraq, Syria, Egypt and beyond. It will be an opportunity to learn more about the crisis facing the people of the Middle East — and how you can help. The problems of our suffering brothers and sisters in that region right now are urgent, and the needs are great. Donations will be greatly appreciated. When:   Wednesday 20 May 2015 — 6:30 pmWhere:  Seminary of the Immaculate Conception 440 West Neck Road Huntington, NY The evening will include light refreshments.

To learn more, please contact Norma Intriago at nintriago@cnewa.org.

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