Rev. Fr. Stepanos Doudoukjian, Director of Youth and Vocations for the Seminary, will lead an unprecedented retreat for youth leaders from the Eastern, Western and Canadian Dioceses of the Armenian Church of America on September 23-25, 2005 at the Ararat Center in Greenville, New York.
The theme of the retreat is Baptism: Finding Modern Meaning in Ancient Rites. The retreat was planned as a way to bring youth leaders from throughout North America together for fellowship, worship and spiritual reflection within the embrace of the Armenian Church.
Fr. Doudoukjian, who also serves as Pastor of St. Peter Armenian Church, Watervliet, New York, is a St. Nersess alumnus. He has served for seven years as director of the St. Nersess Summer Youth Conferences. He has led countless retreats for young people in the Western and Eastern Dioceses.
For further information contact the ACYOA Executive Director Nancy Basmajian or phone (212) 686-0710.