Music festival SEMFEST under the theme "On the way" in Záriečie became a temporary home for about thousand young people from our church.
General Bishop of the ECAC in Slovakia and Chairman of the Ecumenical Council of Churches Miloš Klátik along with the bishop of Eastern district, Slavomír Sabol, were present at funeral of the Archbishop of Presov, Slovakia, Ján Vladyka, the highest representative of Orthodox Church in Slovakia.
This year presents the16th Day of The Eastern District of the ECAC. It was held on 22 July 2012 at the Winter Stadium in Bardejov. The motto of this event was "Power of Hope" and there were about 3500 people from various areas of the district.
It is no easy taskt to build a new church nowadays. The story of a new church in the village Iža near Komarno is no different.
From 26 July to 1 August met 19 employees of children from 10 countries of Europe, met in the International Protestant youth center in ICHTHYS Veľký Slavkov. They are members of European Lutheran Sunday School Association (ELSA) that has been operating for some 16 years. The members meet regularly every 3 years.
The congregation of the ECAC in Slovakia Podlužany organized in cooperation with the Evangelical Diakonia already ninth camp for children from Kovačica (Serbia).
From 16 - 20 July a youth camp for youth from Kokava nad Rimavicou and from Rimavské Brezovo was prepared by pastor Martin Riecky Janka Miháliková. It was organized in the community center in Nove Mesto nad Vahom.
The committee of church music and hymnology of the ECAC in Slovakia prepared organ course for cantors titled "Cantor service of organist" between 8 - 11 July 2012. The course was held at the Evangelical Theological Faculty of the Comenius University in Bratislava. It was attended by 19 of our Cantors.
On Thursday, the 12th July 2012 Bishop of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of the Missouri Synod, Rev. Dr. David Holly visited Slovakia. He was accompanied by the pastor Rev. Dusan Toth and Rev. Dušan Tillinger.
Promotion of graduates of master's and bachelor's programs of the Evangelical Theological Faculty (ETF) Comenius University in Bratislava was held in the auditorium of the Comenius University in Bratislava on 3 July 2012. Studies of 31 graduates have been successfully completed, including also PhD students.
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Grafické spracovanie:Ladislav Menyhart