BERGE SETRAKIAN VISITS HIS HOLINESS ARAM I

On Thursday, May 30th, 2019, His Holiness Aram I received the Armenian General Benevolent Union's President Berge Setrakian in Antelias. They discussed matters pertaining the current situation in Armenia and the challenges it faces, as well as issues and strategies...

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HIS HOLINESS DECORATES TWO ARMENOFAS BOARD MEMBERS WITH THE KNIGHT OF CILICIA INSIGNIA

On Sunday, May 26th, 2019, His Holiness Aram I decorated two ARMENOFAS Board members Rev. Rudolf Renfer and Attorney François Payot with the “Knight of Cilicia” insignia as a token of appreciation for their more than 40 years of service to the Armenians through...

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CELEBRATING THE FIRST INDEPENDENCE OF THE ARMENIAN REPUBLIC IN ANTELIAS

On Sunday, May 26th, 2019, the 101st anniversary of the first Republic of Armenia was marked at St. Gregory the Illuminator Cathedral in Antelias. His Holiness Aram I presided over the Divine Liturgy and conducted the thanksgiving prayers for the Armenian Republic,...

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ARMENOFAS MEETING IN ANTELIAS

On May 25th, 2019, His Holiness Aram I presided over the annual meeting of ARMENOFAS Foundation held at the Catholicosate of Cilicia, in Antelias. Items on the agenda included organizational, financial, administrative and service matters, among others.     His...

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HIS HOLINESS ARAM I RECEIVES ROUPEN VARTANIAN AND LEVON AND NOUBAR AFEYANS

On Friday, May 24th, 2019, His Holiness Aram I received Roupen Vartanian and Levon and Noubar Afeyans. The meeting was an opportunity to exchange point of views on issues pertaining Armenians, Armenia, Artsakh and the Armenian Diaspora....

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A TRIBUTE TO MARIA JACOBSEN

Under the patronage of the Ambassador of Denmark in Lebanon Merete Juhl and the Ambassador of the Republic of Armenia Vahagn Atabekyan, and organized by the Municipality of Byblos, a tribute to the Danish missionary Maria Jacobsen “Mama” was held on May 21st, 2019,...

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HIS HOLINESS ARAM I AND PM NIKOL PASHINYAN HOLD A PHONE CONVERSATION

On Monday, May 20th, 2019, His Holiness Aram I held a phone conversation with the Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan. The two exchanged their concerns and perspectives regarding the recent situation in Armenia, and stressed the importance of respecting the...

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HIS HOLINESS ARAM I RECEIVES ARF’S ZAVARIAN STUDENT ASSOCIATION

On Saturday evening, May 18th, 2019, His Holiness Aram I received the Armenian Revolutionary Federation’s Zavarian Student Association members, who were visiting to receive His Holiness’ pontifical advice and blessings.      Mher Kavlakian, Chair of the...

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HIS HOLINESS ARAM I RECEIVED THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNION OF ARMENIAN EVANGELICAL CHURCHES IN THE NEAR EAST AND THE MINISTER TO THE UNION OF THE ARMENIAN EVANGELICAL UNION OF NORTH AMERICA

On Friday, May 17th, 2019, His Holiness Aram I received Rev. Megerditch Karageozian, President of the Union of the Armenian Evangelical Churches in the Near East, and Rev. Berdj Djambazian, Minister to the Union of the Armenian Evangelical Union of North America...

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HIS HOLINESS ARAM I VISITED THE EMBASSY OF ARMENIAN REPUBLIC IN DAMASCUS

On Tuesday evening, May 14th, 2019, His Holiness Aram I and his delegation visited the embassy of Armenia in Damascus and were received by the Ambassador Dikran Kevorkian and the staff of the embassy.   The Ambassador warmly greeted His Holiness and thanked him for...

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HIS HOLINESS ARAM I RECEIVED THE ARMENIAN AMBASSADOR TO LEBANON

On Saturday, May 11th, 2019, His Holiness Aram I received Vahagn Atapekyan, Ambassador of the Armenian Republic to Lebanon. Among others, they talked about the forthcoming pan-Armenian conference on Armenian Media in Antelias, and the upcoming visits of several...

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THE JOINT ASSEMBLY OF THE NATIONAL GENERAL ASSEMBLY CONVENED IN ANTELIAS

Following the National General Assembly’s Religious and Lay Councils meetings, the Joint Assembly convened on Thursday, May 9th, 2019, under the presidency of His Holiness Aram I.   The Executive Council, comprised of 16 members from each Council, discussed...

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