THE CILICIA MUSEUM WILL BE RENOVATED SOON

On Tuesday, March 5th, 2019, the architects of the Catholicosate held a work meeting at the Cilicia Musuem to plan its renovation and it was chaired by His Holiness Aram I. Note that Garo Eshkiyan will fund the renovation....

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HIS HOLINESS ARAM I MEETS WITH THE CONSTRUCTION COMMITTEE OF THE CATHOLICOSATE

On Saturday, December 1st, 2018, His Holiness Aram I had a meeting with the architects of the Catholicosate at St. Mary’s Monastery, in Bikfaya, to inquire about the three main construction projects taking place on the premises: the Episcopal residence and...

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Monuments for the commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide are coming to their completion

17 March 2015. The Catholicosate is completing its projects related to the commemoration of the 100th anniversary; the projects comprise publications, cultural and religious activities, and legal actions. One of the major activities is taking in place in Bikfaya, where...

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Renovations and New Construction Projects in Bikfaya in Prepartion of the 100th Anniversary Commemoration of the Armenian Genocide

A committee of architects and engineers nominated by His Holiness Aram I have been working on transforming the monastery in Bikfaya to receive the pilgrims, who, in 2015, will come from the diaspora to join the commemorative events. The area around the Genocide...

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His Holiness Aram I continues to supervise Renovation and Reconstruction of Armenian Genocide Monuments in Antelias, Bikfaya and Byblos

His Holiness Aram I, assisted by the Executive Council of the Catholicosate of Cilicia, is continuing to work with architects and artists to restore Genocide monuments and redesign others. The work is planned to end by the beginning of 2015 and will be ready for the...

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His Holiness Aram I inspects the construction progress of the Genocide Memorial Museum at the Bird’s Nest

25 July 2013. Accompanied by five members of the construction projects committee, His Holiness Aram I inspected the site with architects Raffi and Viken Tarkhanian and discussed the progress of the project. The new museum in the old historical building of Bird’s Nest...

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His Holiness Aram I is briefed on the progress of construction of St. Martyr’s Church in Abu Dhabi

The construction of St. Martyr’s Church began a year ago during the pastoral visit of His Holiness Aram I to the United Arab Emirates when he blessed the cornerstone. The Church will serve Armenians living in Abu Dhabi, Dubai and Sharja.   According to the...

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“Hrair and Maggy Soghomonian are the benefactors of the new brotherhood building in Bikfaya” announces His Holiness Aram I

Upon the request of His Holiness Aram I, Hrair and Maggy Soghomonian, residents of the United Arab Emirates, donated one-and-a-half million U.S. dollars for the construction of a new building at the seminary in Bikfaya. In his letter of appreciation, His Holiness...

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