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Moravian College celebrates Moravian history and music over the centuries

Published On: Oct 11 2012 01:34:07 PM EDT   Updated On: Oct 12 2012 07:42:52 AM EDT

Moravian College celebrates its history

Moravian College in Bethlehem is celebrating the history and culture of the Moravian religion for the next four days.

The third annual Bethlehem Conference on Moravian History and Music is being held Thursday through Sunday.

Both Moravian College and Moravian Theological Seminary will host a variety of lectures, exhibits, concerts and other events.


The conference explores Moravian religious history and music from the 15th to 20th centuries.

Moravian was established in 1742 and is recognized as the country's sixth oldest college.

The international Moravian Church's North American center is in Bethlehem.