The Armenian Bishops Conference concludes its deliberations

30 September 2013

On Friday 27 September 2013, the conference was concluded with the following decisions:


  1. Revive the ancient tradition of making saints of the Armenian Church, and apply it to the Martyrs of the      Armenian Genocide.
  2. Approve the report of the Committee on the Sacraments of Baptism and Anointing.
  3. Continue discussing the current challenges to the Armenian Church
  4. Establish an Endowment fund with an initial capital of US$ 2’000,000.- (two million US dollars) to      help all those in need in Armenia, Artsakh and Syria.


The Bishops will meet again in Autumn 2014.