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Persecution of Christians in the Arab Middle East

Friday, October 23rd, 2009

ITAIThe Interfaith Taskforce for America and Israel (ITAI) in conjunction with St. Bartholomew’s Episcopal Church in Cherry Hill, NJ, invites to participate in its program titled The Persecution of Christians in the Arab Middle East, Tuesday, October 27, 7:30 PM.

The presenters include Dr. Monir Dawoud, a native of Egypt, and President of the American Coptic Association.  Dr. Dawoud is a practicing medical doctor who studied theology in Egypt.  He has closely monitored the condition of his Coptic Christian brethrens in Egypt.

Joseph Hakim is a native of Lebanon, and vice president of the International Christian Union, which brings together the Christian minorities from throughout the Middle East.  Mr. Hakim’s family traces its origins to the early Christian community of Antioch in today’s Turkey.

For  ticket information and directions please contact St. Bartholomew’s Episcopal Church at 856-424-2229 or Joseph Puder at or call 856-772-3001.