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Farewell visit of the General Secretary of the World Council of Churches Revd Dr Konrad Raiser to the Ecumenical Patriarchate (29 November - 3 December 2003).

P R O G R A M M E
 

Saturday, 29 November
              Arrival of the Delegation at the Atatürk Airport 
              Welcome by official Representative of H.A.Holiness
  19:00  Audience with His All Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew
              Registration at the Hilton Hotel
  21:00  Dinner at the Hilton Restaurant                           


Sunday, 30 November
  09:30  Departure  from Hotel to Phanar
              Attendance of the Patriarchal and Synodical Divine
              Liturgy at the St. George  Cathedral
  13:00  Official Lunch  at the Phanar
  15:00  Visit St. Sophia Church
  17:30  Departure from Hotel to Phanar                           
  18:00  Official Reception offered by His All Holiness Ecumenical  Patriarch Bartholomew                                     
  20:30  Dinner offered by Mr. And Mrs. D. Atanassoff


Monday, 1 December
  07:00  Departure from Hotel to airport
              Visit Ephesus and Izmir
              Lunch at Ephesus
  18:20  Departure from Izmir 
  19:20  Arrival from Izmir
              Evening Free


Tuesday, 2 December
  09:30  Departure from Hotel to the Armenian Patriarchate
  10:00  Audience with H.B.Armenian Patriarch Mesrop II
  11:30  Meeting with the Members of the Synodical Commission on Inter-Church Affairs
  13:00  Lunch at the Phanar
  14:00  Courtesy visit to German General Consulate                                                                       
  16:00  Meeting with the German Lutheran Community
              Afternoon free
  20:00  Dinner at the Patriarchal Monastery of Valoukli               

Wednesday, 3 December
  06:30  Departure from Hotel to airport
  08:20  Departure                                               


MEMBERS OF THE WCC DELEGATION

Revd Dr Konrad Raiser, Secretary General
Dr Elisabeth Raiser
Mr. George Lemopoulos, Deputy General Secretary
Revd Sabine Udodesku, Assistant to Secretary General