On 2nd and 3rd of October 2011 in Stara Tura a pastoral conference took place. The parttakers prent came from Povazsky and Myjavsky region of the ECAC in Slovakia and from the East-Moravian region from the Czech Republic.
In these days we remember the demise of Pavol Uhorskai - the former general bishop of ECAC in slovakia. He departed on 5th of October 2011. Pavol Uhorskai died at the age of 91. He dedicated his life to work with youth and this caused that he was forbidden to continue to carry out spiritual work and a rapid change in his life. Despite the fact that his plans were hindered and he couldnt continue in his work officially, he remained a spiritual leader to others. In 1990 he was elected to the position of general bishop.
On the Thursday 29th of September 2011 third training of energy management for the ECAC in Slovakia took place in Zvolen, lead once again by Mr. Eberhard Muller from Stuttgart.
Church full of pastors, friends, and acquaintances who came to say their final goodbye to pastor of ECAC gathered on 21st of September 2011 in Lubina. The worship service was served by the bishop of western district Milan Krivda and representatives of the congregations where the late pastor worked have said their farewell. The service was accompanied by the choir of Lubina congregation, the choir from Bratislava – Petrzalka, and his the youth he worked with during his life in Nove Mesto nad Vahom.
From 11th to 13th September 2011 an international meeting Religion and Cultures in Dialogue took place with Chancellor of Germany - Angela Merkel present.
Following the 15th anniversary of establishment of evangelical Diacony in Koseca and 20th anniversary of evanglical Diacony in Slovakia were the reconstructed rooms in the Diaconical Center consecrated by the General Bishop Milos Klatik who also preached during the Sunday service. At the end of the happening a reformation tree has been planted.
On 10. September 2011 in intenational evanglical youth center MEMC – Ichtys in Velky Slavkov an international football tournament organized by ECAC for the very first time took place.
On Saturday, 3rd of September 2011 in Albertirša , Hungary, local people of Slovak herritage celebrated 300th anniversary of establishing slovak congregations of Augsburg Confession. A slovak-hungarian service included a sermon by the general bishop of ECAC Milos Klatik.
On Saturday, 30th of July 2011 the ordianation of new vicars of ECAC was carried out in the evangelical church in Puchov. Live broadcast of the service could be seen on the slovak television STV 2.
The graduation of 38 students of the Evangelical Theological Faculty (ETF) of the Comenius University in Bratislava, who finished their studies with title magister or have bachelor, was held on 20th July 2011 in the Aula of Comenius University. The titles were given out by the Dean of the ETF Ľubomír Batka.
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Grafické spracovanie:Ladislav Menyhart