News

THE RELIGIOUS COUNCIL OF THE NATIONAL GENERAL ASSEMBLY DISCUSSES CONTEMPORARY RELIGIOUS MATTERS

08 February 2020

On Saturday, February 8th, 2020, the Religious Council of the National General Assembly held its meeting, presided over by His Holiness Aram I, at the Catholicosate of Cilicia.

 

The council discussed topics including Christian education, parish priest formation, the Armenian Theological Seminary, the Summer Youth Academy, ecumenical and inter-religious relations, the professional development program for the young priests based in Antelias, Bible translation, re-arrangement of the Prayers for the Republic and for the Pontiff, the 25th anniversary of enthronement of His Holiness Aram I as Catholicos, the forthcoming Cilician brotherhood assembly, cooperation with the other Armenian Sees, as well as other matters pertaining to contemporary issues, for which reports were given and appropriate decisions were adopted.