Monthly Archives:October 2021

THE NEWLY ELECTED REGIONAL COMMITTEE OF THE HAMAZKAYIN IN LEBANON VISITS HIS HOLINESS ARAM I

On 10 September 2021 On Friday, September 10th, 2021, His Holiness Aram I received the newly elected Regional Committee of the Hamazkayin in Lebanon, at his summer residence in Bikfaya.   The committee briefed His Holiness on their forthcoming projects and discussed…

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EXECUTIVE COUNCIL OF THE ARMENIAN SANATORIUM OF AZOUNIEH BOARD OF TRUSTEES IN ANTELIAS

On 08 September 2021 The Executive Council of the Armenian Sanatorium of Azounieh Board of Trustees visited His Holiness Aram I, on Wednesday, September 8th, 2021, and briefed him on their recent activities.   His Holiness commended their work as well as…

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CATHOLICOS ARAM I: “THE CATHOLICOSATE OF THE GREAT HOUSE OF CILICIA STANDS WITH YOU, LEBANESE ARMENIANS”

On 05 September 2021 His Holiness Catholicos Aram I delivered his pontifical message to the Lebanese Armenian community on Sunday, September 5, following Divine Liturgy, celebrated at Sts. Vartanantz Armenian Church, in Bourdj Hamoud.   In his message, His Holiness said that…

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HIS HOLINESS AND THE PRELATES OF THE USA AND LEBANON HOLD A CONSULTATION MEETING FOR LEBANON

On 31 August 2021 On Tuesday, August 31st, 2021, a consultation meeting on humanitarian assistance to our community in Lebanon was held between H.E. Archbishop Anoushavan Tanielian - Prelate of the Eastern Prelacy of the USA, H.G. Bishop Torkom Donoyan – Prelate…

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U.S. PRELATES GO TO ANTELIAS ON THE SUGGESTION OF HIS HOLINESS ARAM I REGARDING ASSISTANCE TO THE ARMENIANS OF LEBANON

On 30 August 2021 His Holiness Aram I addressed a special letter to the Prelates of the Eastern and Western Prelacies of the United States, Archbishop Anoushavan Tanielian and Bishop Torkom Donoyan, and the Executive Councils, requesting the Prelates՛ presence at the…

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HIS HOLINESS ARAM I CHAIRS THE ARMENIAN THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY MEETING TO DISCUSS THE UPCOMING ACADEMIC YEAR

On 23 August 2021 On Sunday evening, August 22nd, 2021, His Holiness Catholicos Aram I chaired the meeting of the Armenian Theological Seminary’s Dean and the board of supervisors in Bikfaya to discuss academic strategies and projects towards the mission and vision…

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ARF BUREAU MEMBER AND ARF-WR CENTRAL COMMITTEE CHAIR IN ANTELIAS

On 18 August 2021 On Wednesday evening, August 18th, 2021, His Holiness Catholicos Aram I met with Armenian Revolutionary Federation (ARF) Bureau member Hagop Khatcherian and ARF Western United States Central Commitee Chairperson Daron Der Khatchadourian. They discussed issues pertaining to the…

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HIS HOLINESS ARAM I RECEIVED THE PRESIDENT OF THE AGBU LEBANON

On 17 August 2021     On Tuesday, August 17th, 2021, His Holiness Aram I received the the president of the AGBU Lebanon Gerard Tufenkjian.   During the meeting, the president briefed His Holiness on the activities and the upcoming projects of…

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THE POLISH AMBASSADOR TO LEBANON VISITS HIS HOLINESS ARAM I

On 16 August 2021 On Saturday morning, August 14th, the Polish Ambassador to Lebanon Przemysław Niesiołowski, accompanied by the Consul and the head of the Ministry of Culture of Poland, as well as Matchey Boghosovitch, representative of the Poland’s Armenian community, visited…

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THE FEAST OF THE ASSUMPTION OF THE VIRGIN MARY AND THE PILGRIMAGE DAY OF ST. MARY MONASTERY WERE MARKED AT ST. MARY MONASTERY

On 15 August 2021 On Saturday, August 14th, His Holiness Aram I presided over the Feast of the Assumption of The Virgin Mary and the pilgrimage day of St. Mary Monastery.   Despite Lebanon’s multilayered crisis, the faithful were gathered at the…

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THE ARMENIAN AMBASSADOR TO LEBANON AND THE LEBANESE AMBASSADOR TO THE VATICAN VISIT THE CATHOLICOS

On 13 August 2021 On Friday, August 13th, 2021, His Holiness Aram I received the Ambassador of Armenia to Lebanon Vahagn Atabekyan and the Ambassador of Lebanon to the Vatican Dr. Farid al-Khazen, respectively.     The Ambassador of Armenia and His…

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BLESSING OF SALT AND INCENSE AT ST. MARY MONASTERY

On 13 August 2021 On Friday, August 13th, 2021, on the occasion of the feast of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary and the Pilgrimage Day of St. Mary Monastery, blessing of salt and incense took place by the Cilician brothers, and…

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