On Friday, the 27th of March, 2009, at 12:30 noon, the Armenian Catholic Mesrobian High School welcomed representatives from "Œuvre
Pontificale de l'Enfance Missionnaire" catholic association from all around the world. Father Daniel Lagni, Director of OPM Brazil, Father Pierre-Yves Pecqueux and Mr. Gaëtan Boucharlat de Chazotte, respectively Director and Secretary General of OPM France, Father Pietro Pierobon, Secretary General of OPM Italy, Mr. Ivan Paradisi, Responsible of Communication and Development of OPM, as well as, Father Paul Karam, Director of OPM Lebanon.
The honorable guests were welcomed by Msgr. Vartan Ashkarian and Mr. Gregoire Kaloust, the principal of the school, as well as Father Sarkis Tavitian, the parish priest of St. Savior Church. During the meeting, Mr. Gregoire Kaloust introduced Mesrobian College to the guests. He informed them about its academic standings, the available facilities, as well as about the future projects.
The guests had a tour within the campus of the College and St. Savior Church. Afterwards, they continued visiting Bourj Hammoud's markets.