New Publication on Catholicos Gevork IV Kerestejian of Constantinople (1866-1882)

December – 2014

With the blessings of His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians; the Publishing Department of the Mother See, on the occasion of the 140th anniversary of the founding of the Gevorkian Theological Seminary; republished the life history of the 123rd Patriarch of the Armenian Church, Catholicos Gevork IV Kerestejian of Constantinople (1866-1882), titled “Gevork IV, the Great Catholicos of All Armenians”.

On the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the Seminary, the book was originally authored by the prominent Armenian literary critic Manuk Abeghyan (1865-1944). It is a tribute to the great love and respect of Gevork IV the Great Catholicos, and is also the historical account of the founding and activities of the Gevorkian Theological Seminary.

The book was published by the patronage of the Sarkis Gabrielyan Fund.