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HIS HOLINESS ARAM I RECEIVED MEMBERS OF THE MUSICAL PLAY DEDICATED TO GOMIDAS VARTABED

19 November 2019

On Tuesday, November 19th, the committee members of the theatre company having their upcoming performance on 150th anniversary of Gomidas Vartabed’s birth, the Armenian prominent musicologist and composer, visited His Holiness Aram I, and officially invited him to…

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DEVELOPMENTS IN THE CULTURAL COOPERATION BETWEEN THE CATHOLICOSATE OF CILICIA AND THE REPUBLIC OF ARMENIA

16 November 2019

On Friday 8th and Saturday 9th of November, 2019, on behalf of the Armenian Church, Catholicosate of Cilicia, Archbishop Shahan Sarkissian, Director of the Library and Ancient Book Department at the Catholicosate, participated at the international conference “The…

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THE CENTRAL COMMITTEE OF ARF LEBANON VISITS HIS HOLINESS ARAM I

15 November 2019

On Friday, November 15th, 2019, the Central Committee of the Armenian Revolutionary Federation of Lebanon visited His Holiness Aram I and talked about the current situation in Lebanon.

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HIS HOLINESS ARAM I RECEIVES THE ARMENIAN AMBASSADOR TO LEBANON

05 November 2019

On Tuesday, November 5th, 2019, His Holiness Aram I received the Armenian Ambassador to Lebanon H.E. Vahagn Atabekyan. They discussed matters related to the current situation of Lebanon and Armenia.

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THE CATHOLICOSATE OF CILICIA PARTICIPATES AT THE ANGLICAN–ORIENTAL ORTHODOX INTERNATIONAL COMMISSION MEETING

05 November 2019

The Anglican–Oriental Orthodox International Commission held its eighth meeting from 28th of October to 1st of November 2019in Cairo, Egypt, hosted by the Anglican Church of Egypt. V. Rev. Fr. Hrant Tahanian, Ecumenical Officer of the Catholicosate, participated…

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DR. AVEDIS DAKESSIAN AND JOSEPH GANIMIAN VISIT HIS HOLINESS ARAM I

04 November 2019

On Monday, November 4th, 2019, His Holiness Aram I received Dr. Avedis Dakessian, member of the Armenian Democratic Liberal Party Ramgavar, accompanied by Joseph Ganimian, member of the Spiritual Council of the Holy See Etchmiadzin.   During the…

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THE CATHOLICOSATE'S SUNDAY SCHOOL STUDENTS RECEIVE THE BLESSINGS OF HIS HOLINESS ARAM I

03 November 2019

On Sunday, November 3rd, 2019, His Holiness Aram I received a group of Sunday School Students with their parents and the Sunday School teachers following the Divine Liturgy, at the Main Hall of the Catholicosate.   On this…

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TWO YOUNG CILICIAN BROTHERS RETURN TO THE CATHOLICOSATE AT THE COMPLETION OF THE PASTORAL SERVICE ABROAD

02 November 2019

Following the instruction of His Holiness Aram I, two young Cilician brothers V. Rev. Fr. Dajad Ashekian and V. Rev. Fr. Barouyr Shernezian return to the Catholicosate, in Antelias, after completing their education and pastoral service in the…

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THE LAY COUNCIL AND THE JOINT ASSEMBLY CONCLUDE THEIR SESSIONS

01 November 2019

Under the presidency of His Holiness Aram I, the Lay Council of the Central Council held its meeting on October 30th, 2019, at the Catholicosate and discussed the following topics: property and construction, finance and administration, the Armenian…

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THE RELIGIOUS COUNCIL OF THE CENTRAL COUNCIL CONCLUDES ITS MEETING

31 October 2019

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…

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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

30 October 2019

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…

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THE CENTRAL COUNCIL OF THE NATIONAL GENERAL ASSEMBLY IN ANTELIAS

29 October 2019

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,…

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