THE RELIGIOUS COUNCIL OF THE CENTRAL COUNCIL CONCLUDES ITS MEETING

On October 29th to 31st, 2019, the Central Council of the National General Assembly convened at the Catholicosate, under the presidency of His Holiness Aram I.   Firstly, the Religious Council of the Central Council held its session on Tuesday, October 29th, 2019,...

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HIS HOLINESS ARAM I AND THE CENTRAL COUNCIL OF THE ARMENIAN CATHOLICOSATE OF CILICIA WARMLY WELCOME THE RECOGNITION OF THE ARMENIAN GENOCIDE BY THE U.S. HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

The meetings of the Central Council of the Armenian Catholicosate of the Holy See of Cilicia in Antelias, Lebanon, presided by His Holiness Catholicos Aram I, warmly congratulates the adoption of the resolution by the U.S. House of Representatives recognizing the...

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THE CENTRAL COUNCIL OF THE NATIONAL GENERAL ASSEMBLY IN ANTELIAS

On Tuesday, October 29th, 2019, the Central Committee of the National General Assembly convened at the Catholicosate, presided over by His Holiness Aram I.   The Religious Council of the Assembly held its meeting on the first day, while Lay Council will meet on...

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THE CATHOLICOSATE OF CILICIA PARTICIPATES AT THE ANNUAL CONFERENCE OF SECRETARIES OF WORLD CHRISTIAN COMMUNIONS IN DENMARK

On October 8th to 10th, 2019, the Annual Conference of Secretaries of World Christian Communions was held in Christiansfeld, Denmark. V. Rev. Fr. Boghos Tinkjian participated at the conference on behalf of the Catholicosate of Cilicia, and presented the ecumenical...

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THE ORIENTAL ORTHODOX CHURCH COUNCIL IN THE MIDDLE EAST MEETING IN ANTELIAS

With the blessing and upon the invitation of His Holiness Aram I, on Monday 14th and Tuesday 15th October, 2019, the meeting of the Oriental Orthodox Church Council in the Middle East was held at the Catholicosate of Cilicia, in Antelias.   Archbishop Nareg...

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HIS HOLINESS ARAM I RECEIVED THE UNIFIL ARMENIAN TROOPS IN ANTELIAS

“Let the whole world witness that while Turkish armed forces commit massacres in Syria, the Armenian army is serving for peace in Southern Lebanon" His Holiness Aram I   On Saturday, October 12th, 2019, the Armenian Troop of the UNIFIL peacekeeping mission in...

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HIS HOLINESS ARAM I RECEIVES THE HUNGARIAN STATE SECRETARY FOR THE AID OF PERSECUTED CHRISTIANS

On Monday, October 14th, 2019, His Holiness Aram I received Tristan Azbej, State Secretary for the Aid of Persecuted Christian, accompanied by Dr Geza Mihalyi, Ambassador of Hungary to Lebanon.   The purpose of the visit was to hear from His Holiness about the...

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HIS HOLINESS ARAM I RECEIVED THE HAMAZKAYIN CENTRAL

On Friday, October 11th, 2019, the Hamazkayin Central visited His Holiness Aram I. During the meeting, His Holiness commended the committee’s dedication to their mission in maintaining and spreading the Armenian Culture. In turn, the Hamazkayin Central expressed...

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BLESSING OF THE MOTHER CATHEDRAL CELEBRATED AT THE CONCLUSION OF THE RENOVATIONS

Under the high auspices of His Holiness Aram I, renovations of St. Gregory the Illuminator Cathedral were carried out over the last few months thanks to the generous donation of Mr. and Mrs. Hovsep and Elizabeth Boyadjian from the Western Prelacy.   The blessing...

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HIS HOLINESS RECEIVES THE NEWLY-APPOINTED NORWEGIAN AMBASSADOR

On Friday morning, October 11th, His Holiness Aram I received the newly-appointed Norwegian Ambassador to Lebanon H.E. Ms. ‪Leni Stenseth.   His Holiness briefed the ambassador about the situation in the Middle East and Lebanon, as well as about the Armenian...

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HIS HOLINESS ARAM I CLOSELY FOLLOWING THE SITUATION IN ARMENIAN POPULATED AREAS OF SYRIA AFFECTED BY THE INVASION OF TURKISH ARMY

His Holiness Aram I is in constant contact with the Catholicosal Vicar Rev. Fr. Levon Yeghiayan midst the Turkish military offensive in Syria and the humanitarian catastrophe it is causing.   Fr. Levon detailed the Catholicos about the situation stating that the...

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HIS HOLINESS ARAM I RECEIVES ARMENIAN AMBASSADOR TO LEBANON

On October 8th, 2019, the Armenian Ambassador to Lebanon Vahagn Atabekyan visited His Holiness Aram I and delivered him a letter on behalf of the President of the Artsakh Republic Pako Sahakian. The meeting was also an opportunity totalk about the current phase of...

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