“THE PASSING OF PROF. VAHAKN DADRIAN IS A LOSS FOR THE DEMANDS OF THE ARMENIAN CAUSE” HIS HOLINESS ARAM I

His Holiness Aram I, after receiving the sad news of the passing of prof. Vahakn Dadrian on Sunday, August 4th, 2019, expressed his sorrow and stated that his passing away is a loss for the demands of the Armenian Cause.   In 1999, His Holiness Aram I had bestowed...

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FOUR YOUNG PRIESTS RECEIVE THE FIRST FOUR RANKS OF VARTABED AT THE CATHOLICOSATE OF CILICIA

On Sunday, August 4th, 2019, during the Divine Liturgy at St. Gregory the Illuminator Cathedral in Antelias, His Holiness Aram I authorized the granting of the first four ranks of Vartabed to Rev. Fr. Bsag Tepirjian, Rev. Fr. Hovagim Panjarjian, Rev. Fr. Zaven Najarian...

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FOUR YOUNG PRIESTS DEFEND THEIR DOCTORAL THESES

On Saturday evening, August 3rd, 2019, at the Armenian Theological Seminary’s auditorium in Bikfaya, Rev. Fr. Bsag Tepirjian, Rev. Fr. Hovagim Panjarjian, Rev. Fr. Zaven Najarian and Rev. Fr. Ardavazt Sharoyan defended their Doctoral theses in front of His Holiness...

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HIS HOLINESS ARAM I RECEIVED THE AMBASSADOR OF ARMENIA TO THE VATICAN

On Friday, August 2nd, 2019, the Ambassador of Armenia to the Vatican Karen Nazaryan and his wife visit His Holiness Aram I. Nazaryan is also the representative of the Republic of Armenia to the Order of Malta.   The visit was an opportunity to talk about the...

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A CHRISTIAN-MUSLIM SUMMIT WAS HELD IN BEIRUT

On Tuesday, July 30th, a Christian-Muslim Summit was held at the Druze headquarters, in Beirut. His Holiness Aram I was present at the Summit accompanied by the Prelate of the Armenian Prelacy of Lebanon Archbishop Nareg Alemezian.   The Druze spiritual leader...

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HIS HOLINESS ARAM I DECORATES KRIKOR AGOPIAN WITH THE “ST. MESROB MASHDOTS” INSIGNIA

On Monday evening, July 29th, 2019, His Holiness Aram I decorated artist Krikor Agopian with the “St. Mesrob Mashdots” insignia, during a special ceremony held at the auditorium of the Armenian Theological Seminary, in Bikfaya.   Addressing the artist in the...

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HIS HOLINESS ARAM I RECEIVES PRESIDENT OF WCRC

On Friday, July 26th, 2019, His Holiness Aram I received Dr. Rev. Najla Kassab, President of World Communion of Reformed Churches (WCRC), accompanied by Rev. Megerditch Karageozian, President of the Union of Armenian Evangelical Churches in the Near East.   The...

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HIS HOLINESS ARAM I APPEALS TO THE ARMENIAN COMMUNITY TO SUPPORT THE ESTABLISHMENT OF AN ENDOWMENT IN ARMENIAN STUDIES AT THE AMERICAN UNIVERSITY OF BEIRUT

On July 12, 2019, His Holiness Aram I met with the Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences at the American University of Beirut (AUB), Dr. Nadia El Cheikh, and Dr. Ohannes Geukjian, from AUB’s Department of Political Studies and Public Administration, to discuss the...

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A DRUZE SECT DELEGATION VISIT HIS HOLINESS ARAM I

On Friday, July 26th, 2019, a delegation representing the Druze sect visited His Holiness Aram I and extended to His Holiness an invitation on behalf of Sheikh Aql Druze Sheikh Naim Hassan for the Christian-Muslim Summit to be held on the coming Tuesday.   During...

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THE ARMENIAN PRELATE OF TEHRAN PARTICIPATES AT THE CHRISTIAN CONFERENCE OF ASIA REPRESENTING THE CATHOLICOSATE OF CILCIA

16th to 19th of July, 2019, the Christian Conference of Asia (CCA) held its annual executive committee meeting in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. Archbishop Sebouh Sarkissian participated at this meeting on behalf of the Catholicosate of Cilicia.   The meetings commenced with...

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THE COMMITTEE OF THE LEBANESE FORCES VISITS HIS HOLINESS ARAM I

On Wednesday evening, July 24th, 2019, the committee of the Lebanese Forces visited His Holiness Aram I. After extending the Lebanese Forces leader Samir Geagea’s greetings and his respects to the Lebanese Armenian Community, the committee briefed the Catholicos the...

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HIS HOLINESS ARAM I RECEIVES DR. AVEDIS DAKESSIAN

On Friday, July 19th, 2019, Dr. Avedis Dakessian, Representative of the Central Committee of the Armenian Democratic Liberal Party. They discussed issues pertaining the Armenia-Diaspora relations and matters concerning the party. Moreover, Dr. Dakessian briefed His...

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