HIS HOLINESS ARAM I DELIVERS A LECTURE ON “THE CHURCH AND THE SOCIETY” IN FRONT OF UNIVERSITY STUDENTS IN BIKFAYA

On Thursday, July 12th, 2018, a group of university students coming from various countries of the Middle East and Africa visited His Holiness Aram I in Bikfaya as part of their three-week theological intensive courses. His Holiness Aram I delivered a lecture entitled...

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THE CATHOLICOSATE OF CILICIA HOSTS THE EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE MEETING OF THE CHRISTIAN CONFERENCE OF ASIA

On Sunday evening, July 1st, 2018, the Executive Committee of the Christian Conference of Asia (CCA) started its meeting at the Armenian Church, Catholicosate of Cilicia, in Antelias, under the auspices of His Holiness Aram I. Alongside the ExCom members of the CCA,...

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THE ARMENIAN CHURCH, CATHOLICOSATE OF CILICIA PARTICIPATES IN THE CENTRAL COMMITTEE OF THE WORLD COUNCIL OF CHURCHES’ MEETING IN GENEVA, SWITZERLAND

The Central Committee of the World Council of Churches (WCC), the highest decision-making body of the WCC, met in Geneva and Bossey, Switzerland, from June 15th to the 22nd. During the meeting, the Committee celebrated the 70th anniversary of the WCC and decided on the...

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“RELIGIONS AND ENVIRONMENT,” THE 8TH ROUND OF RELIGIOUS DIALOGUE BETWEEN ICRO AND THE CATHOLICOSATE OF CILICIA CONCLUDES ITS SESSIONS

On Friday, June 29th, 2018, the 8th round of Religious Dialogue between the Islamic Culture and Relations Organization (ICRO) and the Armenian Church, Catholicosate of Cilicia, concluded its three-day meeting. His Holiness Aram I, Dr. Abouzar Ebrahimi, , the President...

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DAY TWO OF “RELIGIONS AND ENVIRONMENT,” THE 8TH ROUND OF RELIGIOUS DIALOGUE BETWEEN ICRO AND THE CATHOLICOSATE OF CILICIA

The 8th round of Religious Dialogue between the Islamic Culture and Relations Organization (ICRO) and the Catholicosate of Cilicia continued its sessions on Thursday, June 28th, 2018.   Three sessions were held on day two of the religious dialogue. The guest...

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“RELIGIONS AND ENVIRONMENT”: THE 8TH ROUND OF RELIGIOUS DIALOGUE BETWEEN THE ISLAMIC CULTURE AND RELATIONS ORGANIZATION (ICRO) OF THE ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF IRAN AND THE CATHOLICOSATE OF CILICIA INITIATED ITS MEETING IN ANTELIAS

The 8th Round of Religious Dialogue between the Islamic Culture and Relations Organization (ICRO) of the Islamic Republic of Iran and the Armenian Church, Catholicosate of Cilicia, under the title “Religions and Environment,” was held at the Catholicosate, in...

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HIS HOLINESS ARAM I RECEIVES THE PRESIDENT OF THE NEAR EAST SCHOOL OF THEOLOGY

On Monday, June 25th, 2018, the President of the Near East School of Theology, Dr. George Sabra, visited His Holiness Aram I, in Bikfaya, and invited him to participate in a conference about church and politics, which will be held in September.   The meeting was...

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ACUSA CELEBRATES ITS 55TH ANNIVERSARY

On Saturday, June 23rd, 2018, under the auspices of His Holiness Aram I and sponsored by Mr. and Mrs. Sdepan and Tamar Der Bedrossian, the Armenian Church University Students’ Association marked the 55th anniversary of its establishment with a Gala dinner at Ruby...

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HIS HOLINESS PARTICIPATED IN THE MEETING OF THE FELLOWSHIP OF THE COPTIC, SYRIAN AND ARMENIAN CHURCHES

On June 21st 2018, Heads of the Oriental Orthodox Churches in the Middle East: His Holiness Pope Tawadros II, Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of Saint Mark Episcopate, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II, Patriarch of Antioch and All the East, and His...

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THE PATRIARCHS OF THE COPTIC AND SYRIAC CHURCHES VISIT HIS HOLINESS ARAM I

On Friday evening, June 22nd, His Holiness Aram I received His Holiness Pope Tawadros II, Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of Saint Mark Episcopate, and His Holiness Mor Ignatius Aphrem II, Patriarch of Antioch and All the East, at St. Mary's Monastery in Bikfaya....

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Ignatius Aphrem II Patriarch of the Syriac Orthodox Church visits His Holiness Aram I

On Tuesday, June 12th, 2018, His Holiness Aram I received Patriarch Aphrem II of the Syriac Orthodox Church at St. Mary's Monastery in Bikfaya. They reviewed the current situation in the Middle East in general and in Syria in particular, and discussed cooperation...

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THE REPRESENTATIVE OF THE PATRIARCH OF THE SYRIAN ORTHODOX CHURCH IGNATIUS APHREM II VISITS HIS HOLINESS ARAM I

On Thursday, May 31st, His Holiness Aram I received Mor Theophilus George Saliba, the representative of the Patriarch of the Syrian Orthodox Church Ignatius Aphrem II. The purpose of the visit was to consult with His Holiness on the agenda of the meeting between the...

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