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The newly elected committee of Armenian Church University Association (ACUSA) met with His Holiness Aram I

14 September 2013

On Thursday 12 September 2013, the committee of ACUSA met with His Holiness Aram I and presented their programme. After a brief discussion, the Catholicos complimented them on their mission as Armenian university students and encouraged them to…

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The Catholicosate of Cilicia participated in the preparatory meetings of the 10th Assembly Committees of the World Council of Churches

12 September 2013

8-11 September 2013, Archbishop Nareg Alemezian attended the meetings of the leaders of “Ecumenical Conversations” to take place during the Assembly in Busan, Republic of South Korea, from 30 October to 8 November 2013. While in Geneva, the…

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HASK - July-August 2013

12 September 2013

HASK – July-August 2013 click here https://www.armenianorthodoxchurch.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/JULY-_-AUGUST-2013.pdf

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The Ambassador of Syria to Lebanon visited His Holiness Aram I

11 September 2013

On Wednesday 11 September 2013, Ambassador Ali Abdul Karim Ali met with Catholicos Aram I in the presence of Member of Parliament Hagop Pakradouni. The ambassador assured His Holiness Aram I that the government had not used chemical…

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His Holiness Aram I pays tribute to the late Levon Ananyan, President of the Armenian Writers’ Association

09 September 2013

On 5 September 2013, in a letter addressed to the Presidency of the Armenian Writers’ Association in Yerevan, Catholicos Aram I expressed his deep sorrow for the passing away of their President.   He described Levon Ananyan as…

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“We must strengthen the foundations of Christian-Muslim coexistence”, His Holiness Aram I

06 September 2013

His Majesty King Abdullah II of Jordan invited the Heads of Christian Communities in the Middle East to meet in Amman from 3-4 September 2013 to discuss the challenges they are facing as a result of the conflicts in…

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The Preparatory Committee of the Conference of Armenian Bishops meets in St. Etchmiadzin, Armenia

02 September 2013

During 28-29 August 2013, the preparatory committee of the Armenian Bishops’ Conference met to discuss the agenda of the meeting to be held 24-29 September 2013.   Representing the Holy See of Etchmiadzin were Archbishop Khajak Barsamian and…

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The Board of Armenian Educational Foundation (AEF) and the President of Haigazian University visit His Holiness Aram I

29 August 2013

28 August 2013. Yesterday, His Holiness Aram I received two visits. The newly elected members of the AEF Board, led by its President Aram Malian met with Catholicos Aram I at St. Mary’s Monastery in Bikfaya.  After listening…

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His Holiness Aram I meets with Maronite Cardinal Patriarch Bechara al-Rai

28 August 2013

On Friday 23 August 2013, His Holiness Aram I met with His Beatitude Patriarch Bechara al-Rai in Bkerkeh at the patriarchal headquarters. The meeting was held in the presence of former Patriarch Sfeir, the two assistant bishops of…

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Representatives of the Lebanese House Speaker Nabih Berri visit His Holiness Aram I

22 August 2013

The representatives met His Holiness Aram I at the Monastery in Bikfaya. Mr. Jean Salmanian, the representative of the Armenian Catholicosate of Cilicia on the National Christian-Muslim Dialogue Committee, also attended the meeting.   The purpose of the…

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His Holiness Aram I received the representatives of the Central Committee of the Armenian Revolutionary Federation (ARF)

22 August 2013

The President of the ARF (Tashnak) party, Hagop Khatcherian, and his delegation met with His Holiness Aram I at the Monastery in Bikfaya. Hagop Pakradouni, member of the Lebanese Parliament also attended the meeting.   The delegation briefed…

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Crown Prince Sheikh Tamin bin Hamad Al-Thani’s response to His Holiness Aram I

18 August 2013

His Holiness Aram I Catholicos of the Great House of Cilicia Antelias   Sincere Greetings,   We received your kind letter congratulating me on my election as Crown Prince of Qatar. Please accept my deep respect and sincere…

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