New Primate Appointed for Armenian Orthodox Diocese of Artik

August 2015 By Pontifical Order of His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians, Very Rev. Fr. Archimandrite Narek Avagyan was assigned to serve as a Locum Tenens of the Artik Diocese of the Armenian Church. Archimandrite Narek Avagyan (Biography) Archimandrite Narek Avagyan was born on August 12, 1979, in the village of Oshakan, in the ...