Monthly Archives:October 2020

The summary of the message of His Holiness Aram I given to the International Conference on “Genocide, Impunity and Justice”, organized by the Armenian Catholicosate of Cilicia, 22-23 April 2004, in Antelias, Lebanon

On 22 April 2004 Impunity perpetrates injustice   This Conference on "Genocide, Impunity and Justice" organized by the Armenian Catholicosate of Cilicia, will undoubtedly bring a particular contribution to the Armenian Church's engagement in the promotion of justice, peace and human rights.…

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Interview conducted by the WCC Public Information Team with His Holiness Aram I, Catholicos of Cilicia and Moderator of the WCC Central Committee, on the occasion of the WCC delegation's visit to Rwanda, April 17-18, 2004

On 18 April 2004 "The truth must be told and accepted; the memory must be respected"   On the occasion of the WCC delegation's visit to Rwanda, an interview was conducted by the WCC Public Information Team with His Holiness Aram I,…

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The text of the message of His Holiness Aram I, Catholicos of Cilicia delivered to the Thanksgiving Worship on Sunday 18 April, 2004 in the stadium of Kigali, Rwanda

On 18 April 2004 THE ARMENIAN PEOPLE STAND WITH THE PEOPLE OF RWANDA   His Holiness Aram I   As we come together in this stadium let us say together "glory be to God", because He has brought us together as one…

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The text of a lecture given to the International Conference on “Lasting peace in Africa”, April 17-18, 2004, in Kigali, Rwanda

On 17 April 2004 GENOCIDES IN THE 20THE CENTURY AND LESSONS TO HUMANITY (A Brief Reflection)   His Holiness Aram I   The 20th Century was an age of genocides, and the list is depressingly long: Armenians, Jews, Cambodians, Kurds, Tutsis, Croats,…

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The text of the address delivered by His Holiness Aram I at the opening session of the International Ecumenical Consultation on "Reconfiguration of the Ecumenical Movement for the 21st Century" taking place at the Armenian Catholicosate of Cilicia in Antelias, Lebanon, from 17 to 20 November, 2003

On 17 November 2003  TOWARDS THE NEW ECUMENICAL CONFIGURATION FOR THE 21ST CENTURY   It is a profound spiritual joy to greet you in this center of the Armenian Catholicosate of Cilicia. Since its formation late in the first century and its…

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The text of the annual report of His Holiness Aram I presented to the Central Committee of the World Council of Churches on Tuesday 26 August 2003 in Geneva, Switzerland

On 26 August 2003 Complexities of the world urge religions to move from co-existing to acting together   His Holiness Aram I Catholicos of Cilicia   This is the text of the annual report of His Holiness Aram I presented to the…

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Multilateralism: The Basis of a New World Order

On 24 March 2003 MULTILATERALISM: THE BASIS OF A NEW WORLD ORDER   Aram I Catholicos of Cilicia   The events of September 11th  brought into question the conventional understanding of power. They demonstrated to the world that arrogance of power and…

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Le Multilatéralisme: Fondement D'un Nouvel Ordre Mondial

On 17 March 2003 LE MULTILATÉRALISME: FONDEMENT D'UN NOUVEL ORDRE MONDIAL   Les événements du 11 septembre ont changé le cours de l'histoire. Ils ont révélé aussi bien l'arrogance du pouvoir que sa vulnérabilité. Ils ont exprimé le degré de haine et…

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Message de Noël de S.S. Aram I, 6 janvier 2003

On 06 February 2003 ÊTRE CHRÉTIEN, C'EST UN COMBAT SPIRITUEL   L’Incarnation de Dieu est décrite dans l’Évangile comme Emmanuel, c’est à dire Dieu avec nous. C’est là l’essence même de la révélation divine. Dans la théologie chrétienne la révélation de Dieu…

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Prières de faire paraître le texte de l'intervention de Sa Sainteté Aram I lors du colloque PRO ARMENIA organisé à Paris les vendredi 31 janvier, samedi 1er et dimanche 2 février 2003

On 01 February 2003 L'Arménie et la Nation Arménienne au carrefour des nations et des cultures   C'est une grande joie pour moi de vous saluer dans l'esprit de fraternité et d'amour chrétiens. Vous êtes assemblés au Sénat, un des bastions de…

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Introductory remarks of His Holiness Aram I - International Conference on “Christians and Muslims in Dialogue and Beyond" Geneva, October 16-18, 2002

On 16 October 2002 CHALLENGES FACING CHRISTIAN-MUSLIM DIALOGUE Introductory Remarks   It is a great pleasure and special joy to welcome you to the Ecumenical Center. The World Council of Churches is a global fellowship of churches, which, through common reflection and…

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World Council of Churches Central Committee - Report of the Moderator - Geneva, Switzerland - 26 August–3 September 2002

On 26 August 2002 WORLD COUNCIL OF CHURCHES CENTRAL COMMITTEE Geneva, Switzerland 26 August – 3 September 2002   REPORT OF THE MODERATOR   1. The World Council of Churches was mandated by its 8th Assembly to take up the challenge of…

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