Catholicosate of Cilicia
Antelias - Lebanon
Following the National General Assembly’s Religious and Lay Councils meetings, the Joint Assembly convened on Thursday, May 9th, 2019, under the presidency of His Holiness Aram I.
The Executive Council, comprised of 16 members from each Council, discussed issues pertaining the relations with the Republics of Armenia and Artsakh, and collaborations with Etchmiadzin, as well as reorganization of Prelacies, Catholicosate’s lawsuit for the return of the Catholicosate’s historical seat in Sis, “Nor Giligia” (New Cilicia) village in Artsakh established by the Catholicosate, revitalization of Syrian Armenian community, and the pan-Armenian media conference to be held in July, at the Catholicosate.
Following the proceedings and discussions, His Holiness delivered the closing remarks and emphasized the followings:
The meeting was concluded with “Cilicia” anthem.