Order of St. Gregory the Illuminator Medal Awarded to His Eminence Archbishop Paren Avetikyan

Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin - 18/1/17 On January 15, under the presidency of His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians; a Divine Liturgy was offered in the Mother Cathedral, during which an awards ceremony was held. His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians, granted the Order of St. ...

Feast of St. Sarkis the Captain – Blessing of the Youth

Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin - 2/2/15 Each year, on the first day of the Fast of the Holy Catechumens (First Lent), the Armenian Apostolic Holy Church celebrates the Feast of St. Sarkis the Captain, his son Martiros and his 14 soldiers-companions. By the order of His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All ...

Pontiff of All Armenians Receives AGBU President

On December 14, His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians, received Mr. Berge Setrakian, President of the Central Board of the Armenian General Benevolent Union (AGBU), in the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin. During the meeting, the Catholicos of All Armenians and the AGBU President reflected on the patriotic activities and possibility ...

Statement of the Armenian Apostolic Holy Church Bishops’ Synod

16/11/14 We extend gratification to the Holy Trinity- Father, Son and Holy Spirit that from November 11 to 13, granted us the grace on the eve of the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide, to convene the Bishops’ Synod in the Mother See, under the presidency of His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of ...

Republic of Armenia President Attends the Armenian Church Representative Assembly

September 2014 On September 20 at the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin, President Serzh Sargsyan, of the Republic of Armenia, attended the 3rd day of the Armenian Church Representative Assembly at the invitation of His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians. Welcoming the presence of Armenia’s President to the Armenian Church Representative Assembly, ...

Bestowing of Medals at the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin

                  On September 9, a solemn Medals ceremony was held in the Events Auditorium of the Gevorkian Theological Seminary of the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin, under the presidency of His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians. For devotion and patriotic service, as well as achievements in the fields of science and health, ...