For the second time, Cardinal McCarrick, Arbishop of Washington, will address conference attendees of the Holy Land Christian Ecumenical Foundation. The cardinal addressed HCEF’s International Conference in 2000 as the official representative of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops. This year, His Eminence will speak to the banquet attendees on the theme of the conference – Holy Land Christians: Rooted in Bonds of Peace.

Theodore Cardinal McCarrick will be the keynote speaker at the 2004 HCEF Awards Banquet on Friday, October 22, 2004. The banquet will be held at the Holiday Inn Select Bethesda, Bethesda, MD.

For the second time, Cardinal McCarrick, Arbishop of Washington, will address conference attendees of the Holy Land Christian Ecumenical Foundation.  The cardinal addressed HCEF’s International Conference in 2000 as the official representative of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops.  This year, His Eminence will speak to the banquet attendees on the theme of the conference – Holy Land Christians: Rooted in Bonds of Peace.   


The 2004 Awardees are:

LIVING STONES AWARDS

St. Andrew Parish, Milford OH
(accepted by Fr. Robert Waller, pastor)

Knights of Columbus, New Haven, CT
(accepted by His Excellency Carl Anderson, Supreme Knight)


HOLY LAND CHRISTIAN ECUMENICAL FOUNDATION AWARDS

The Right Reverend Riah Abu El-Assal, B.D.D.D.
Bishop, The Episcopal Church in Jerusalem & The Middle East,
The Diocese of Jerusalem

His Grace Right Reverend Munib Younan
Bishop, The Evangelical Lutheran Church in Jerusalem


For more information about the 6th International Conference, the Awards Banquet, the Palestinian Cultural Night, the HCSN Leadership Institute, the Student Leadership Institute, the HCEF Youth Summit, or the Ecumenical Prayer Service for Peace, please visit:
http://www.hcef.org/index.cfm/eventid/162/ID/23.cfm