The general bishop Miloš Klátik took the offer of the prime minister of Slovakia, Robert Fico to join the committee for solidarity and development. This advisory body has been established last week. There have already been three meetings and more are planned to take place in the near future.
An international conference on deaf-blindness took place from 18th-19th of May 2012 in Herlany. The theme topic was: “Medical, pedagogical, social and spiritual aspects of deaf-blindness”. The conference was organized under auspices of Ministry of Education of Slovak Republic. Apart from Slovakia there were speakers from the Czech Republic, Hungary, Germany and Poland.
A meeting at the general bishop’s office in Bratislava has been held between the representatives of the Association of Lutheran pastors (ALP), Council of Bishops and representatives from our partner Pastors’ Associations from Wurttemberg and Thüringen.
„Peace I leave with you; my peace I give you. I do not give to you as the world gives. Do not let your hearts be troubled and do not be afraid.“ (John 14.27) This verse has been the motto of the 9th Gathering of Lutheran Women (GLW) that took place in Levice earlier this month.
Like every year on 3rd May 2012 a commemoration of death of General Milan Rastislav Stefanik in the Evangelical Church in Košariská took place. This year we have commemorated the 93rd Anniversary of his demise.
Rev. Marian Čop was introduced into the office of superintendent of the ECAC in the Czech Republic on Sunday, 29th of April 2012. The service was held in the Church of St. Michal in Jirchářích in Prague. There have been important guests from the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Germany and the USA who were not only clergy but lay as well.
From 12 - 13 May 2012 the 168th festival of Gustav Adolf Werk took place in the northern city of Blexen. Representing our church at this event was Milan Krivda, bishop of the Western District of Evangelical Church of Augsburg Confession.
A formal presentation of two books was held on 18 April 2012: First, a book written by General Bishop Miloš Klátik – “cestou viery” (On the path of faith) and the other was book of Július Madaras – “kazateľ, humane study, človek” (Preacher, humanist, man), editted by Prof. Dalimír Hajko. Both books are published by publishing house Tranoscius.
This is the headline of a christian conference that will take place from 4th till 6th of July 2014 in Wroclaw, Poland.
3rd Evangelical church days are approaching and part of the organizing team has set out to Lucenec to meet with the city representatives and representatives of the local congregation.
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Grafické spracovanie:Ladislav Menyhart