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A special memorial service is held for the deceased catholicoi and clergy of the Catholicosate of Cilicia

03 February 2013

On Sunday 3 February, following the Holy Liturgy, the clergy and the faithful moved to the Mausoleum where His Holiness Aram I presided over the memorial service in honor of the seven deceased Catholicoi of Cilicia, since its re-establishment in Lebanon following the Armenian Genocide. They remembered Sahak I, Papken I, Bedros I, Karekin I, Zareh I, and Karekin II. The celebrant priest also read the names of all the Bishops, and Priests who have passed away.