“Our Christian faith as Armenians is the source of our strength as a Nation,” Said Catholicos Aram I in his message to the faithful in Washington

September 2014 On Sunday 7 September 2014, his Holiness Aram I presided over the Holy Liturgy and addressed the faithful at the Church of the Holy Cross in Washington DC. Archbishop Oshagan, Prelate of the Eastern Prelacy of the Armenian Orthodox Church of America, celebrated the Liturgy after welcoming His Holiness and explaining the purpose of ...

Archbishop Oshagan Choloyan urges return of confiscated churches

1/5/2012 His Eminence Archbishop Oshagan Choloyan, Prelate of the Armenian Apostolic Church of the Eastern United States, called on Members of Congress to urge Turkey to return confiscated Christian churches and end U.S. complicity in Turkey’s genocide denial, during a full day Capitol Hill meetings, this week, which began with the offering of the opening prayer ...

Prelacy’s summer youth program marks 25th Anniversary

Eastern Prelacy of the Armenian Apostolic Church By Tamar Haratunian, Esq 10/8/2011 NEW YORK - The St. Gregory of Datev Institute, a program presented by the Eastern Prelacy of the Armenian Apostolic Church to provide Christian education to youth ages 13-18, celebrated its 25th anniversary this summer. The July 9 banquet took place at the St. Gregory the Illuminator ...

Keshgegian Named Mother of the Year

By: Florence Avakian NEW YORK—The annual Mother’s Day luncheon sponsored by the Prelacy Ladies Guild is always an event not to be missed. On Mon., May 10, close to 170 attended this much-awaited and festive event at the elegant Palace Hotel, located in midtown Manhattan. His Eminence Archbishop Oshagan Choloyan, Prelate of the Eastern Prelacy of the ...