Monthly Archives:March 2020

A special event commemorating late Catholicos Zareh I and Khoren I

On 12 April 2013 “THE TWO CATHOLICOI SERVED THE CATHOLICOSATE OF CILICIA WITH LOYALTY AND SELFLESS DEVOTION” SAID HIS HOLINESS ARAM I   2013 marks the 50th anniversary of the death of Zareh I and the 30th anniversary of Khoren I. A…

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The Executive Committee of the MECC meets in Antelias

On 09 April 2013 As a President of the MECC, His Holiness Aram I presided over and hosted the meeting. The meeting began with a business session, during which the church representatives discussed administrative and financial issues, the situation of Christians in…

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Representatives of the Catholicosate of Cilicia assist the inaugural ceremony of the President of Armenia

On 08 April 2013 Archbishop Sebouh Sarkissian, Prelate of the Armenian Diocese of Tehran, and Rev. Papken Charian, Prelate of the Armenian Diocese of Isphahan, attended the ceremony on behalf of His Holiness Aram I.

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The fourth school talent competition of the Khatchik Babikian Foundation held at Cilicia museum in Antelias

On 07 April 2013 Upon the encouragement of His Holiness Aram I, the Armenian Studies Department of the Catholicosate of Cilicia organized the fourth annual schools competition from 2 March to 7 April in Antelias. Once more, 115 students from 14 Tertiary…

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Consultation organized by the Lebanon Committee of the 100th Ann. Commemoration of the Armenian Genocide in Antelias

On 06 April 2013 “OUR UNITED POSITION AND OUR DEMNAD FOR COMPENSATION SHOULD BE THE FOCUS OF THE 100th ANNIVERSARY COMMEMORATIONS OF THE ARMENIAN GENOCIDE” SAID HIS HOLINESS ARAM I   On 6 April 2013, His Holiness Aram I opened the consultation…

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Representatives of the Global Christian Forum meet with His Holiness Aram I

On 04 April 2013 The former General Secretary of the EGCF, Huibert Van Beek, and his successor, Larry Miller, visited His Holiness Aram I as part of their wider visit to the churches in the region. Archbishop Nareg Alemezian the Ecumenical Officer…

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"The Resurrection of Christ is the victory of justice", said His Holiness Aram I on Easter Sunday

On 31 March 2013 On Easter Sunday, His Holiness Aram I celebrated the Holy Liturgy. The victory of justice through the Resurrection of Christ was the focus of his message. “God created the world where justice and peace should prevail”; “however,” he…

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Maundy Thursday at the Holy See of Cilicia

On 28 March 2013 “LET THE MESSAGE OF THE LOVE OF JESUS CHRIST BECOME THE AXIS OF OUR LIVES” SAID CATHOLICOS ARAM I   On Maundy Thursday a large number of Armenians assisted the morning service, the service of Repentance, and the…

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Commemoration of the Parable of the Ten Maidens in Antelias

On 26 March 2013 During the evening service in Antelias on Great and Holy Tuesday, the Armenian Orthodox Church commemorated the parable of the Ten Maidens. After prayers and hymns on the theme, reminding the faithful to be prepared for the Day…

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Palm Sunday in Antelias

On 24 March 2013 On 24 March, Palm Sunday, the cathedral and the courtyard in Antelias were packed with children and their parents who had come to celebrate the triumphant entrance of Jesus to Jerusalem. Palm Sunday is also the “Day of…

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The Catholicosate of Cilicia represented at the enthronement of the new Archbishop of Canterbury

On 23 March 2013 Archbishop Moushegh Mardirossian represented the Catholicosate at the enthronement of Justin Welby as the new Archbishop of Canterbury. Archbishop Moushegh later met with the Archbishop and conveyed the greetings of His Holiness Aram I.   Earlier, in a…

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Delegates of the Catholicosate of Cilicia present at the enthronement of Pope Francis I

On 19 March 2013 On Tuesday 19 March 2013, the delegates representing His Holiness Aram I attended the enthronement of Pope Francis I at St. Peter’s Cathedral. The delegation consisted of Archbishop Moushegh Mardirossian, Prelate of the Western Diocese of the USA,…

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