Monthly Archives:May 2020

A PHONE CONVERSATION BETWEEN HIS HOLINESS AND THE PRESIDENT OF ARTSAKH REPUBLIC

On 26 November 2019 On Tuesday, November 26th, 2019, His Holiness Aram I received a phone call from the President of the Republic of Artsakh H.E. Mr. Pago Sahakian. The two discussed issues concerning the situation in Lebanon.

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BISHOP MESROB SARKISSIAN IS ELECTED AS PRELATE OF THE UAE AND QATAR

On 25 November 2019 The Diocesan National Representative Assembly of the Prelacy of the United Arab Emirates and Qatar held a special session on Saturday, November 23rd, 2019, and unanimously elected the Pontifical Vicar of the UAE and Qatar Bishop Mesrob Sarkissian…

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HIS HOLINESS ARAM I RECEIVED THE HOMENETMEN CENTRAL COMMITTEE

On 23 November 2019 On Saturday, November 23rd, 2019, His Holiness Aram I received the newly elected Central Committee of Homenetmen, in his library in Antelias.   After being briefed about the organization’s forthcoming programs and projects, the Catholicos commended Homenetmen’s efforts,…

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HIS HOLINESS ARAM I RECEIVED MEMBERS OF THE MUSICAL PLAY DEDICATED TO GOMIDAS VARTABED

On 19 November 2019 On Tuesday, November 19th, the committee members of the theatre company having their upcoming performance on 150th anniversary of Gomidas Vartabed’s birth, the Armenian prominent musicologist and composer, visited His Holiness Aram I, and officially invited him to…

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DEVELOPMENTS IN THE CULTURAL COOPERATION BETWEEN THE CATHOLICOSATE OF CILICIA AND THE REPUBLIC OF ARMENIA

On 16 November 2019 On Friday 8th and Saturday 9th of November, 2019, on behalf of the Armenian Church, Catholicosate of Cilicia, Archbishop Shahan Sarkissian, Director of the Library and Ancient Book Department at the Catholicosate, participated at the international conference “The…

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THE CENTRAL COMMITTEE OF ARF LEBANON VISITS HIS HOLINESS ARAM I

On 15 November 2019 On Friday, November 15th, 2019, the Central Committee of the Armenian Revolutionary Federation of Lebanon visited His Holiness Aram I and talked about the current situation in Lebanon.

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HIS HOLINESS ARAM I RECEIVES THE ARMENIAN AMBASSADOR TO LEBANON

On 05 November 2019 On Tuesday, November 5th, 2019, His Holiness Aram I received the Armenian Ambassador to Lebanon H.E. Vahagn Atabekyan. They discussed matters related to the current situation of Lebanon and Armenia.

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THE CATHOLICOSATE OF CILICIA PARTICIPATES AT THE ANGLICAN–ORIENTAL ORTHODOX INTERNATIONAL COMMISSION MEETING

On 05 November 2019 The Anglican–Oriental Orthodox International Commission held its eighth meeting from 28th of October to 1st of November 2019in Cairo, Egypt, hosted by the Anglican Church of Egypt. V. Rev. Fr. Hrant Tahanian, Ecumenical Officer of the Catholicosate, participated…

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DR. AVEDIS DAKESSIAN AND JOSEPH GANIMIAN VISIT HIS HOLINESS ARAM I

On 04 November 2019 On Monday, November 4th, 2019, His Holiness Aram I received Dr. Avedis Dakessian, member of the Armenian Democratic Liberal Party Ramgavar, accompanied by Joseph Ganimian, member of the Spiritual Council of the Holy See Etchmiadzin.   During the…

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THE CATHOLICOSATE'S SUNDAY SCHOOL STUDENTS RECEIVE THE BLESSINGS OF HIS HOLINESS ARAM I

On 03 November 2019 On Sunday, November 3rd, 2019, His Holiness Aram I received a group of Sunday School Students with their parents and the Sunday School teachers following the Divine Liturgy, at the Main Hall of the Catholicosate.   On this…

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TWO YOUNG CILICIAN BROTHERS RETURN TO THE CATHOLICOSATE AT THE COMPLETION OF THE PASTORAL SERVICE ABROAD

On 02 November 2019 Following the instruction of His Holiness Aram I, two young Cilician brothers V. Rev. Fr. Dajad Ashekian and V. Rev. Fr. Barouyr Shernezian return to the Catholicosate, in Antelias, after completing their education and pastoral service in the…

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THE LAY COUNCIL AND THE JOINT ASSEMBLY CONCLUDE THEIR SESSIONS

On 01 November 2019 Under the presidency of His Holiness Aram I, the Lay Council of the Central Council held its meeting on October 30th, 2019, at the Catholicosate and discussed the following topics: property and construction, finance and administration, the Armenian…

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