Monthly Archives:September 2019

A CHRISTIAN-MUSLIM SUMMIT WAS HELD IN BEIRUT

On 30 July 2019 On Tuesday, July 30th, a Christian-Muslim Summit was held at the Druze headquarters, in Beirut. His Holiness Aram I was present at the Summit accompanied by the Prelate of the Armenian Prelacy of Lebanon Archbishop Nareg Alemezian.  …

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HIS HOLINESS ARAM I DECORATES KRIKOR AGOPIAN WITH THE “ST. MESROB MASHDOTS” INSIGNIA

On 29 July 2019 On Monday evening, July 29th, 2019, His Holiness Aram I decorated artist Krikor Agopian with the “St. Mesrob Mashdots” insignia, during a special ceremony held at the auditorium of the Armenian Theological Seminary, in Bikfaya.   Addressing the…

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HIS HOLINESS ARAM I RECEIVES PRESIDENT OF WCRC

On 27 July 2019 On Friday, July 26th, 2019, His Holiness Aram I received Dr. Rev. Najla Kassab, President of World Communion of Reformed Churches (WCRC), accompanied by Rev. Megerditch Karageozian, President of the Union of Armenian Evangelical Churches in the Near…

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HIS HOLINESS ARAM I APPEALS TO THE ARMENIAN COMMUNITY TO SUPPORT THE ESTABLISHMENT OF AN ENDOWMENT IN ARMENIAN STUDIES AT THE AMERICAN UNIVERSITY OF BEIRUT

On 26 July 2019 On July 12, 2019, His Holiness Aram I met with the Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences at the American University of Beirut (AUB), Dr. Nadia El Cheikh, and Dr. Ohannes Geukjian, from AUB’s Department of…

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A DRUZE SECT DELEGATION VISIT HIS HOLINESS ARAM I

On 26 July 2019 On Friday, July 26th, 2019, a delegation representing the Druze sect visited His Holiness Aram I and extended to His Holiness an invitation on behalf of Sheikh Aql Druze Sheikh Naim Hassan for the Christian-Muslim Summit to be…

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THE ARMENIAN PRELATE OF TEHRAN PARTICIPATES AT THE CHRISTIAN CONFERENCE OF ASIA REPRESENTING THE CATHOLICOSATE OF CILCIA

On 25 July 2019 16th to 19th of July, 2019, the Christian Conference of Asia (CCA) held its annual executive committee meeting in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. Archbishop Sebouh Sarkissian participated at this meeting on behalf of the Catholicosate of Cilicia.   The…

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THE COMMITTEE OF THE LEBANESE FORCES VISITS HIS HOLINESS ARAM I

On 24 July 2019 On Wednesday evening, July 24th, 2019, the committee of the Lebanese Forces visited His Holiness Aram I. After extending the Lebanese Forces leader Samir Geagea’s greetings and his respects to the Lebanese Armenian Community, the committee briefed the…

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HIS HOLINESS ARAM I RECEIVES DR. AVEDIS DAKESSIAN

On 19 July 2019 On Friday, July 19th, 2019, Dr. Avedis Dakessian, Representative of the Central Committee of the Armenian Democratic Liberal Party. They discussed issues pertaining the Armenia-Diaspora relations and matters concerning the party. Moreover, Dr. Dakessian briefed His Holiness the…

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HIS HOLINESS ARAM I COMMENDED THE ACCOMPLISHMENTS OF IN DEFENSE OF CHRISTIANS IN WASHINGTON

On 18 July 2019 On Thursday morning, July 18th, 2019, His Holiness Aram I commended the accomplishments of In Defense of Christians (IDC) team in Washington in his speech addressing Toufiq Baaklini, president and chair of IDC.     On the previous…

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THE ARTISTS OF THE SUMMER FESTIVAL ENTITLED "CHARMING ARMENIA IN BIKFAYA" VISIT HIS HOLINESS ARAM I

On 15 July 2019 On Monday, July 15th, 2019, His Holiness Aram I received a delegation of artists from the Republic of Armenia who took part in a summer festival in Bikfaya, under the title “Charming Armenia in Bikfaya.”   The artists…

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THE ARMENIAN AMBASSADOR TO LEBANON IN BIKFAYA

On 13 July 2019 Vahagn Atabekyan, the ambassador of the Republic of Armenia to Lebanon, visits His Holiness Aram I, in his summer residence in Bikfaya.   The visit was an opportunity to evaluate the Pan-Armenian Conference on Armenian Media and Press,…

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HIS HOLINESS ARAM I DELIVERS A LECTURE TO THE YOUTH OF THE ECUMENICAL INSTITUTE FOR THE MIDDLE EAST

On 12 July 2019 On the evening of Friday, July 12th, 2019, His Holiness Aram I delivered a lecture to a group of young representatives of Middle East Churches from the Ecumenical Institute for the Middle East. The lecture entitled “The Church…

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