Four Armenian Orthodox Priests Elevated to the Rank of ‘Dzayrakuyn Vartabed’ in Jerusalem

The following priests of the Brotherhood of St. James received the rank of Dzayrakuyn Vartabed Ծայրագոյն Վարդապետ (rank of supreme doctor of Christian dogma in the Armenian Apostolic Church) from His Beatitude Nourhan Manougian, the Armenian Archbishop-Patriarch of Jerusalem.
V. Rev. Fr. Asbed Balian
V. Rev. Fr. Parsegh Kalemderian
V. Rev. Fr. Vanig Mangasarian
V. Rev. Fr. Theodoros Zakharian