NEW YORK — The upcoming New York Encounter cultural festival will explore the dynamic between “I” and “we” — between individuals and community — and how the human person finds fulfillment only in relationship.
The 2014 New York Encounter takes place Jan. 17-19 in Midtown Manhattan, and it is in its fourth year. This year’s theme is “The Time of the Person, the Origins of a People.”
While the event is organized by Catholics, it is meant to be an encounter for all persons.
“People come looking for something beautiful, and, hopefully, they will find it,” said Maurizio Maniscalco, chairman of the New York Encounter.
“It’s a very human and common experience: realizing that you can’t...READ MORE