Monthly Archives:October 2019

THE ARMENIAN ALUMNI ASSOCIATION ORGANIZE A TALK BY ALAIN BALIAN

On 01 June 2019 On Friday evening, May 31st, 2019, the Armenian Alumni Association (AAA) had organized a talk by Alain Balian, former Central Bank vice-governor, about the current Lebanese economic situation.   Rev. Bedros Manuelian, the spiritual advisor of the Association,…

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BERGE SETRAKIAN VISITS HIS HOLINESS ARAM I

On 30 May 2019 On Thursday, May 30th, 2019, His Holiness Aram I received the Armenian General Benevolent Union's President Berge Setrakian in Antelias. They discussed matters pertaining the current situation in Armenia and the challenges it faces, as well as issues…

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HIS HOLINESS DECORATES TWO ARMENOFAS BOARD MEMBERS WITH THE KNIGHT OF CILICIA INSIGNIA

On 27 May 2019 On Sunday, May 26th, 2019, His Holiness Aram I decorated two ARMENOFAS Board members Rev. Rudolf Renfer and Attorney François Payot with the “Knight of Cilicia” insignia as a token of appreciation for their more than 40 years…

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CELEBRATING THE FIRST INDEPENDENCE OF THE ARMENIAN REPUBLIC IN ANTELIAS

On 26 May 2019 On Sunday, May 26th, 2019, the 101st anniversary of the first Republic of Armenia was marked at St. Gregory the Illuminator Cathedral in Antelias. His Holiness Aram I presided over the Divine Liturgy and conducted the thanksgiving prayers…

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ARMENOFAS MEETING IN ANTELIAS

On 25 May 2019 On May 25th, 2019, His Holiness Aram I presided over the annual meeting of ARMENOFAS Foundation held at the Catholicosate of Cilicia, in Antelias. Items on the agenda included organizational, financial, administrative and service matters, among others.    …

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HIS HOLINESS ARAM I RECEIVES ROUPEN VARTANIAN AND LEVON AND NOUBAR AFEYANS

On 24 May 2019 On Friday, May 24th, 2019, His Holiness Aram I received Roupen Vartanian and Levon and Noubar Afeyans. The meeting was an opportunity to exchange point of views on issues pertaining Armenians, Armenia, Artsakh and the Armenian Diaspora.  

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A TRIBUTE TO MARIA JACOBSEN

On 23 May 2019 Under the patronage of the Ambassador of Denmark in Lebanon Merete Juhl and the Ambassador of the Republic of Armenia Vahagn Atabekyan, and organized by the Municipality of Byblos, a tribute to the Danish missionary Maria Jacobsen “Mama”…

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HIS HOLINESS ARAM I AND PM NIKOL PASHINYAN HOLD A PHONE CONVERSATION

On 20 May 2019 On Monday, May 20th, 2019, His Holiness Aram I held a phone conversation with the Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan. The two exchanged their concerns and perspectives regarding the recent situation in Armenia, and stressed the importance of…

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HIS HOLINESS ARAM I RECEIVES ARF'S ZAVARIAN STUDENT ASSOCIATION

On 18 May 2019 On Saturday evening, May 18th, 2019, His Holiness Aram I received the Armenian Revolutionary Federation’s Zavarian Student Association members, who were visiting to receive His Holiness’ pontifical advice and blessings.      Mher Kavlakian, Chair of the Association,…

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HIS HOLINESS ARAM I RECEIVED THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNION OF ARMENIAN EVANGELICAL CHURCHES IN THE NEAR EAST AND THE MINISTER TO THE UNION OF THE ARMENIAN EVANGELICAL UNION OF NORTH AMERICA

On 17 May 2019 On Friday, May 17th, 2019, His Holiness Aram I received Rev. Megerditch Karageozian, President of the Union of the Armenian Evangelical Churches in the Near East, and Rev. Berdj Djambazian, Minister to the Union of the Armenian Evangelical…

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HIS HOLINESS ARAM I VISITED THE EMBASSY OF ARMENIAN REPUBLIC IN DAMASCUS

On 15 May 2019 On Tuesday evening, May 14th, 2019, His Holiness Aram I and his delegation visited the embassy of Armenia in Damascus and were received by the Ambassador Dikran Kevorkian and the staff of the embassy.   The Ambassador warmly…

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HIS HOLINESS ARAM I RECEIVED THE ARMENIAN AMBASSADOR TO LEBANON

On 11 May 2019 On Saturday, May 11th, 2019, His Holiness Aram I received Vahagn Atapekyan, Ambassador of the Armenian Republic to Lebanon. Among others, they talked about the forthcoming pan-Armenian conference on Armenian Media in Antelias, and the upcoming visits of…

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