January 15, 2016, 10:30 PM - January 17, 2016, 10:00 PM
Friday, January 15 - Sunday, January 17, 2016
Fri: 6-10:30pm/Sat. 9am-11pm/Sun: 9am-10pm
125 West 18th Street
New York, NY 10011
The NY Encounter is a three day public cultural event. Through conferences, exhibits and artistic performances the NY Encounter strives to witness to the new life and knowledge generated by the faith, following Pope Benedict's claim that "the intelligence of faith has to become the intelligence of reality." "Longing for the sea and yet (not) afraid" is the title of the Encounter 2016. Great relevance will be given to the situation of the persecuted Christians in the Middle East. His Eminence Card. O'Malley will be one of the main speakers and will celebrate Mass on Sunday, at 9:00am. His Eminence Card. Dolan gave the introductory talk at the Encounter 2015.