THE CATHOLICOSATE OF CILICIA PARTICIPATES IN A CONFERENCE DEDICATED TO THE 300TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE MEKHITARIST CONGREGATION IN VENICE

On the occasion of the 300th anniversary of the establishment of Mekhitarist Congregation in Venice, a conference entitled “Mekhitar and Mekhitarists; a Seminary for the Christian Enlightenment” was held in the Saint Lazarus Monastery in Venice, on May 4th to 6th,...

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JERUSALEM: A CITY OF SHARED SOVEREIGNTY, A CITY OF MONOTHEISTIC RELIGIONS

This is the text of the intervention of His Holiness Aram I on the first day of the International Conference in Support of Jerusalem, organized by Al-Azhar, Cairo, Egypt (17-18 January 2018). More than 300 high ranking religious, political and state dignitaries...

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“THE QUESTION OF JERUSALEM MUST BE DEPOLITICIZED AND JERUSALEM SHOULD BE DECLARED “THE CAPITAL” OF THE THREE MONOTHEISTIC RELIGIONS” H.H. ARAM I

This view was the core of the intervention of His Holiness Aram I at the first session of the international conference on Jerusalem organized by Azhar in Cairo on Wednesday, January 17, 2018. After affirming that "the future status of Jerusalem must be an inseparable...

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World National General Assembly Discusses Central Committee’s Religious and Lay Reports

The World National General Assembly of the Holy See of Cilicia dedicated 5 sessions of its meeting for the World National General Assembly’s Religious and the Lay Councils’ reports. Video presentations documenting the work of both Religious and Lay councils were...

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THE HOLY SEE OF CILICIA CONVENES WORLD NATIONAL GENERAL ASSEMBLY H.H. ARAM I IDENTIFIES THE PRIORITIES OF THE CHURCH

    Antelias, Lebanon-  Under the presidency of His Holiness Aram I, Catholicos of the Holy See of Cilicia, the World National General Assembly convened at the Armenian Catholicoate in Antelias, Lebanon with the participation of around 100 clergy, lay...

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“WHY WOULD THE EUROPEAN COURT OF HUMAN RIGHTS SO EASILY REJECT OUR CASE, KNOWING THAT NO LAWYER WOULD DARE TO BRING SUCH A CASE BEFORE THE TURKISH COURTS?”

  HIS HOLINESS ARAM I   Brussels. Addressing the conference on the Armenian Cause at the European Parliament in Brussels on Thursday 19 October 2017, His Holiness Aram I said, “the Armenian Genocide is no longer an exclusive concern of Armenian-Turkish...

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His Holiness Aram I Departs to Brussels

This morning, His Holiness Aram I departs to Switzerland to have meetings regarding the French and the German translations of His new book: The Armenian Church.   His Holiness is also invited by the Armenian National Committee of Europe, tomorrow, to visit Brussels,...

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The Armenian Catholicosate of The Holy See of Cilicia will Mark The Centenary of The First Independent Republic of Armenia

Antelias – On April 2018, celebrations will begin with a Pan-Armenian Conference in Antelias, which will bring together historians, academics, community leaders, and government officials from Armenia, Artsakh and the Diaspora. The participants will analyse the...

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Catholicos Aram I Highlights Problems of Emigration, Lack of Confidence; Urges National Unity

  His Holiness Aram I, Catholicos of the Great House of Cilicia, stressed the importance of “confidence” as one of the three key phrases in the theme of the Sixth Armenia-Diaspora Pan-Armenian Conference, “Mutual Confidence, Unity, and Responsibility.”...

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J O I N T D E C L A R A T I O N THE ARMENIAN CATHOLICOSATE OF CILICIA AND THE ISLAMIC CULTURE AND RELATIONS ORGANIZATION OF THE ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF IRAN 4 MARCH 2015, ANTELIAS, LEBANON

We praise the Almighty God who once again granted to us the opportunity to organize the Sixth Session of our theological dialogue at the Armenian Catholicosate of Cilicia in Antelias, Lebanon. We chose for our common reflection an extremely important and timely topic:...

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The Catholicosate of Cilicia Takes Part in the Event Marking 50 Years of the Vatican II Council Document ‘Unitatis Redintegratio’

20-21 November 2014, the Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity (PCPCU) of the Roman Catholic Church held an international event at the Pontifical Gregorian University to discuss the impact of the Vatican II Council document on ecumenical dialogue,...

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Communiqué of the Armenian Bishops Conference

The Annual Conference of the Armenian Bishops was held under the leadership of Holinesses Karekin II and Aram I at the Holy Etchmiadzin with the participation of 61 Bishops from Armenia and Diaspora.   On 11 November the conference began with vespers at the...

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