Orthodox Clergy Association of Houston to Host Discussion on Christian Persection
August 25, 2014
[Houston, TX - Orthodox Clergy Association]
On September 5th, 2014, at 7 pm, the Orthodox Clergy Association of Houston and Southeast Texas will have a meeting at St. George Antiochian Orthodox Church, in Houston, Texas to discuss "The Silent Holocaust: The Persecution of Christians in the Middle East, and What We Can Do About It." All the members of the Orthodox, Coptic and Syriac Christian communities in the area are invited to participate. All the members of the congressional delegation of the Houston area are invited to come as well. The evening will feature speakers who will be talking about the current situation, with a question and answer period, and then a discussion of ways to get involved. Local residents are invited to contact their congressmen and ask them to participate. If you don't know who your congressman is, or if you know, but don't know how to get in touch with him or her, you can find the information at http://www.fyi.legis.state.tx.
More details will be available at http://orthodoxhouston.blogspot.com as the event develops.
Volunteers are also needed to help contact members of the media. If you are interested, please e-mail Hieromonk John or any Orthodox cleric in the Houston Area.