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THE CATHOLCOS HELD PHONE CONVERSATIONS WITH THE PRESIDENTS OF ARMENIA AND ARTSAKH

11 December 2019

His Holiness Aram I held phone conversations with the president of the Republic of Armenia Armen Sarkissian and the president of the Republic of Artsakh Bako Sahakian, and briefed them on the current situation of Lebanon and Lebanese…

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A REQUIEM SERVICE ON THE 31ST ANNIVERSARY OF THE SPITAK EARTHQUAKE

08 December 2019

On Sunday, 8th of December, 2019, a Requiem for the souls of the fallen victims of the devastating earthquake in Spitak, Gyumri and Vanadzor, in 1988, was held at St. Gregory the Illuminator Cathedral, in Antelias, presided over…

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HIS HOLINESS ARAM I RECEIVES THE ARMENIAN AMBASSADOR IN LEBANON

03 December 2019

On Tuesday, December 3rd, 2019, His Holiness Aram I received the Ambassador of the Republic of Armenia in Lebanon H.E. Mr. Vahagn Atapekyan. They discussed the recent situation in Armenia and Lebanon.

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"THE ARMENIAN CHURCH" IS NOW TRANSLATED INTO RUSSIAN

02 December 2019

“The Armenian Church,” authored by His Holiness Aram I, is now released in Russian. The book is translated by Lilit Aghekyan and is published thanks to the financial support of Gary and Janis Arvanigian.   You can find…

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MARKING THE FEAST OF THE FOUNDERS OF THE ARMENIAN CHURCH

01 December 2019

This year, the feast of the founders of the Armenian Church: the apostles St. Thaddeus and St. Bartholomew, was marked on December 1st, 2019. On this occasion a Divine Liturgy was celebrated at St. Gregory the Illuminator Church…

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THE CATHOLICOS RECEIVES THE ACUSA COMMITTEE AND ITS SPIRITUAL ADVISOR

30 November 2019

On Thursday evening, November 29th, 2019, His Holiness Aram I received the newly elected committee of the Armenian Church University Students’ Association (ACUSA), headed by the newly appointed Spiritual Advisor V. Rev. Fr. Barouyr Shernezian, and gave his…

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LEBANESE MP NEEMAT FREM VISITS HIS HOLINESS ARAM I

29 November 2019

On Thursday, November 29th, 2019, His Holiness Aram I received Lebanese MP Neemat Frem, who had conducted the visit to hear the Catholicos’ viewpoints on the current situation in Lebanon and on means to overcome the challenges.  …

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THE CATHOLICOSATE OF CILICIA PARTICIPATES AT THE INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON CHRISTIAN PERSECUTION IN BUDAPEST

29 November 2019

On Behalf of His Holiness Aram I, Bishop Shahe Panossian participated at the International Conference on Christian Persecution in Budapest, Hungary, held on the 24 to the 27th of November, and delivered the Catholicos’ message.   In his…

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A DELEGATION FROM THE PRELACY OF PERIA (SYRIA) AND THE PRELATE VISIT HIS HOLINESS ARAM I

28 November 2019

On Thursday, November 28th, 2019, His Holiness Aram I received a delegation from the Prelacy of Peria (Syria), headed by Bishop Masis Zoboyan. In attendance was also Hratch Hagopian, member of the Lay Council of the World National…

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A COURSE ON PSYCHO-SOCIAL FORMATION CONVENED IN ANTELIAS

27 November 2019

In collaboration with the Center for Continuing Education at Haigazian University (HU), and with the blessing and patronage of His Holiness Aram I, the Armenian Theological Seminary organized a course titled “Psycho-Social Formation and Development of Skills.” The…

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A PHONE CONVERSATION BETWEEN HIS HOLINESS AND THE PRESIDENT OF ARTSAKH REPUBLIC

26 November 2019

On Tuesday, November 26th, 2019, His Holiness Aram I received a phone call from the President of the Republic of Artsakh H.E. Mr. Pago Sahakian. The two discussed issues concerning the situation in Lebanon.

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BISHOP MESROB SARKISSIAN IS ELECTED AS PRELATE OF THE UAE AND QATAR

25 November 2019

The Diocesan National Representative Assembly of the Prelacy of the United Arab Emirates and Qatar held a special session on Saturday, November 23rd, 2019, and unanimously elected the Pontifical Vicar of the UAE and Qatar Bishop Mesrob Sarkissian…

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