Monthly Archives:May 2020

A MEETING IN GENEVA BETWEEN PRESIDENT ARMEN SARKISSIAN AND HIS HOLINESS ARAM I

On 06 October 2019 On Sunday, October 6th, a meeting was held in Geneva between the President of the Republic of Armenia H.E. Armen Sarkissian and His Holiness Aram I. The meeting was followed by a lunch.

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THE REPRESENTATIVES OF THE UN OFFICE FOR SYRIA MET WITH HIS HOLINESS ARAM I IN GENEVA

On 05 October 2019 On October 5th, 2019, a meeting took place between His Holiness Aram I and the representatives of the UN office for Syria, in Geneva. The focus of discussion was the implementation of UN Security Council Resolution (2254) which…

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HIS HOLINESS ARAM I DELIVERS HIS CONCLUDING REMARKS AT THE THEOLOGICAL DISCUSSION HELD IN UTRECHT

On 04 October 2019 The two-days theological discussion between the Armenian Church, Catholicosate of Cilicia and the Union of Utrecht was concluded on Thursday afternoon, October 3rd, 2019.   These sessions commenced two years ago at the Catholicosate, in Antelias, upon the…

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HIS HOLINESS ARAM I DELIVERS A LECTURE IN UTRECHT

On 03 October 2019 Continuing his official visit to the Netherlands, on Wednesday morning, October 2nd, 2019, His Holiness Aram I, along with the Archbishop of Utrecht of the Old Catholic Church of the Netherlands, Joris Vercammen, met with the Chair of…

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HIS HOLINESS ARAM I IN THE NETHERLANDS

On 01 October 2019 Upon the invitation of the Archbishop of Utrecht of the Old Catholic Church of the Netherlands, Joris Vercammen, His Holiness Aram I departed to the Netherlands.   At the airport, the Catholicos was received by the Archbishop and,…

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HIS HOLINESS ARAM I DEPARTS TO SWITZERLAND AND THE NETHERLANDS

On 29 September 2019 At the invitation of The Old Catholic Church of the Netherlands His Holiness Aram I departed to the Netherlands. He will give two lectures on ecumenism and the Middle East and preside over a meeting aimed at discussion…

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CILICIAN BROTHERHOOD MEETING

On 28 September 2019 On Friday evening, September 27th, 2019, a Cilician brotherhood meeting was held at St. Mary Monastery in Bikfaya presided over His Holiness Aram I, and attended by 5 bishops and 20 vartabeds (priests).   Delivering the welcoming remarks,…

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THE ARMENIAN AMBASSADOR TO LEBANON PAYS A CONDOLENCE VISIT

On 25 September 2019 On Tuesday, September 24th, the Armenian Ambassador to Lebanon Mr. Vahagn Atabekyan paid His Holiness  Aram I a condolence visit on the passing of the mother of the Catholicos.

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THE RENOVATIONS OF THE CATHEDRAL AND THE MUSEUM ARE IN PROGRESS

On 24 September 2019 His Holiness Aram I is closely following the renovation of the Cathedral of St. Gregory the Illuminator and the Cilicia Museum that are kindly being funded by church members from the Western Prelacy, namely by Mr. and Mrs.…

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THE SAUDI AMBASSADOR TO LEBANON PAYS A CONDOLENCE VISIT TO HIS HOLINESS

On 19 September 2019 On Thursday, September 19th, 2019, His Holiness Aram I received condolence visits from ministers, ambassadors, high ranking officials and representatives from the Armenian Community, over the passing of his mother.   The Saudi Ambassador to Lebanon Walid bin…

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A LAST FAREWELL TO THE MOTHER OF HIS HOLINESS ARAM I

On 18 September 2019 On Wednesday, September 18th, 2019, the funeral service of Lousin Keshishian, the mother of His Holiness Aram I, took place in the Catholicosate of Cilicia. Present at the service were the representatives of the Lebanese President, the Prime…

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HIS HOLINESS ARAM I RECEIVES IGNATIUS APHREM II PATRIARCH OF THE SYRIAC ORTHODOX CHURCH

On 17 September 2019 On September 17, 2019, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II visited His Holiness Aram I. to offer his condolences on the passing away of late Lousine Keshishian, mother of Aram I.  

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