HIS HOLINESS ARAM I RECEIVED THE CO-CHAIR OF THE CENTRAL COUNCIL OF THE NATIONAL GENERAL ASSEMBLY

On Saturday, July 6th, 2019, His Holiness Aram I received Krikor Mahseredjian, the co-chair of the Central Council of the National General Assembly. During the meeting, they discussed matters pertaining the mission of the Catholicosate, and projects of the prelacies in...

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HIS HOLINESS RECEIVES REV. YOUMOUSHAKIAN AND DR. EMILSON

On Friday, July 5th, 2019, His Holiness Aram I received Rev. Krikor Youmoushakian and Dr. William Emilson. Rev. Youmoushakian talked about the Armenian Community in Australia and issues concerning the ecumenical relations. Dr. Emilson talked about matters pertaining...

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HIS HOLINESS AND RECEIVES THE CENTRAL COMMITTEE OF THE ARMENIAN DEMOCRATIC LIBERAL PARTY

On Friday, July 5th, 2019, a meeting was held in Bikfaya between His Holiness Aram I and the Central Committee of the Armenian Democratic Liberal Party, consisted of Yervant Azadian, Hagop Vartivarian, Dr. Hratch Kouyoumjian and Ardavazt Melkisetegian. The former three...

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HIS HOLINESS EXPRESSES CONDOLENCES TO THE RULE OF SHARJAH

On Wednesday, July 3rd, His Holiness Aram I sent a letter of condolence to Sheikh Sultan bin Muhammad Al-Qasimi, ruler of Sharjah, over the death of his son, Sheikh Khaled bin Sultan Al-Qasimi. In his letter, the Catholicos expresses his sorrow, and prays God to bless...

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AN UNPRECEDENTED ARMENIAN TRADITIONAL DANCE EVENT IN BIKFAYA

Organized by the Information and Communication Department of the Catholicosate of Cilicia, an Armenian Culture Dance Night took place on Tuesday, July 2nd, 2019, at 8:00pm, at the vicinity of St. Mary Monastery in Bikfaya.   The dance troupes of the three...

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PONTIFICAL PRAYERS AND BLESSINGS ON THE OCCASION OF THE 24TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE ELECTION AND CONSECRATION OF HIS HOLINESS ARAM I

On Sunday, June 30th, Pontifical Prayers and blessings on the occasion of the 24th anniversary of the election and consecration of His Holiness Aram I as Catholicos was conducted during the Divine Liturgy, at St. Gregory the Illuminator Cathedral, in Antelias, under...

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HIS HOLINESS CONDUCTS WORK MEETINGS IN CYPRUS

On the evening of Friday, June 28th, during his one-day-visit to Cyprus, His Holiness Aram I conducted a work meeting with Archbishop Khoren Doghramadjian, the Pontifical Vicar of Cyprus, the Diocesan National Representative Assembly and the Diocesan Executive Council....

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HIS HOLINESS ARAM I MEETS WITH ARCHBISHOP CHRYOSTOMOS II

On Friday, June 28th, a meeting was held between His Holiness Aram I and Archbishop Chrysostomos II of the Greek Orthodox Church of Cyprus, at the Archbishop's residence, in Nicosia. Present at the meeting were also Archbishop Khoren Doghramajian, Pontifical Vicar...

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HIS HOLINESS ARAM I MEETS WITH THE PRESIDENT OF CYPRUS

On Friday, June 28th, 2019, a meeting was held between His Holiness Aram I and the President of Cyprus Nicos Anastasiades, at the presidential palace in Cyprus. Present at the meeting were also Archbishop Khoren Doghramajian, Pontifical Vicar Cyprus, Armenian MP of...

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HIS HOLINESS ARAM I RECEIVES HAMAZKAYIN CENTRAL COMMITTEE

On Monday, June 24th, 2019, the Central Committee of Hamazkayin, headed by the chair of the committee Dr. Megerditch Megerditchian, visited His Holiness Aram I, in Bikfaya.   They briefed His Holiness the recent activities of Hamazkayin in Armenia, Artsakh and...

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HIS HOLINESS ARAM I RECEIVED THE ARMENIAN AMBASSADOR TO LEBANON

On Saturday, June 22nd, 2019, His Holiness Aram I received Vahagn Atabekyan, Ambassador of Armenia in Lebanon. They discussed matters related to Armenia-Diaspora collaboration, as well as about the upcoming pan-Armenian conference on Armenia and Press to be held in...

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THE ARMENIAN THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY’S COMMENCEMENT CEREMONY

On Friday, June 21st, 2019, the 89th commencement ceremony of the Armenian Theological Seminary was held at St. Maty Monastery, in Bikfaya, presided over by His Holiness Aram I. This year’s ceremony was dedicated to the 150th anniversary of the Armenian renowned...

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