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Kardinal Franz König

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PRO ORIENTE’s Salzburg Section was established on 7 October 1985 by Archbishop Dr. Karl BERG, with the approval of the Board of Trustees, in order to further the foundation’s aims within the Diocese of Salzburg.

Further Information on the Salzburg Section

The Salzburg Section cooperates very closely with the Centre for Research on the Christian East (ZECO) of the University of Salzburg. Zentrum zur Erforschung des Christlichen Ostens (ZECO) The section therefore focuses its attention on the Christian East, Central Asia and China, as well as on Armenian and Coptic Christianity. The section also examines issues in the contemporary history of the ecumenical movement.

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