Three Prelates Consecrated for the Armenian Apostolic Orthodox Church

OCP News Service - 13/5/19 Yerevan-Armenia: Three new prelates were consecrated for the Armenian Orthodox Church by His Holiness Karekin II -Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians on 12th May 2019 at the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin. Rev. Fr. Serovbe Isakhanyan was consecrated as the Primate of the Armenian Diocese of Germany; Rev. Fr. ...

Oriental Orthodox Primates Gather in Germany

Julie Johns (Delegate in UK and Western Europe) - OCP News Service - 18/10/17 Germany- Primates of Oriental Orthodox Churches,  Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria - Primate of Coptic Church, Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II of the East (Primate of the Syriac Orthodox Church), Catholicos-Patriarch Karekin II of Armenia (Primate of the Armenian Apostolic Orthodox Church) and ...

U.S. State Department’s Religious Freedom Report Refers the Lawsuit of the Armenian Catholicosate of Cilicia Demanding the Return of the Catholicosate in Sis

ArmenianOrthodoxChurch.org - 27/8/17 U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on August 15 presented the State Department's annual report on international religious freedom. Referring to the properties seized from the religious minorities by the Turkish government in previous decades, the report says that the country failed to return them to the owners. In particular, it pointed out that the ...

69th Birthday of Patriarch-Archbishop Nourhan Manougian of Jerusalem

The Armenian Apostolic Orthodox Patriarchate of Jerusalem - 25/6/17 His Beatitude Nourhan Manougian, 97th Patriarch-Archbishop of Jerusalem of the Armenian Apostolic Orthodox Church celebrated his 69th birthday on 24/6/17. We congratulate His Beatitude Patriarch Archbishop Nourhan Manougian with his birthday. We wish him many years. May our Lord continue to strengthen His Beatitude in his work. Source:

Roman Catholic – Oriental Orthodox Dialogue – 2017

MOTV - 31/1/17 The 14th meeting of the International Joint Commission For Theological Dialogue between the Roman Catholic Church and Oriental Orthodox Churches took place in Rome from January 22-27 2017, hosted by the Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity. Representatives of the following Oriental Orthodox Churches took part in the conference.  The Coptic Orthodox Church, the Syriac ...

A Brief Note on the Churches & Primates of the Oriental Orthodox Communion

George Alexander - Dept.of Church Research & Studies- OCP News Service - 1/12/16 Orthodoxy Cognate PAGE Reflections on the future of the Oriental Orthodox Communion The six ancient Oriental Orthodox Churches (OO) Churches, Coptic, Syriac, Armenian (Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin & Armenian Catholicate in Cilicia), Indian, Ethiopian, and Eritrean Orthodox Churches, include within their scope the Armenian ...

OCP Delegation Honours Holy Martyr’s Armenian Orthodox Church of Abu Dhabi with the Indian Icon of St.Peter & St. Thomas

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Monu Phillip – (Special Envoy of the OCP Secretariat) OCP News Service – August 2016 Also Read: OCP Delegation Visits Fr Mesrob Sarkissian – the Armenian Catholicosal Vicar of UAE & Qatar: Divine Liturgy & the ‘Blessing of Grape’ held at the Armenian Orthodox Church of Abu Dhabi Abu Dhabi: On 12/7/16, a delegation of (George Alexander Secretary, Prakash Varghese-Delegate ...

Blessing of the Holy Muron held at the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin

The Armenian Orthodox Church - September 2015 Yerevan-Armenia: Blessing of the Holy Muron at the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin of the Armenian Apostolic Orthodox Church was held on 27th September 2015. His Holiness KarekIn II - Catholicos-Patriarch of All Armenia was the chief celebrant. His Beatitude Archbishop Nourhan Manougian - Patriarch of the Armenian Patriarchate of ...

Blessing of the Holy Muron in the Armenian Apostolic Orthodox Church

September 2015 Also Read: Special Course Dedicated to the Mystery of the Blessing of the Holy Muron: The Ceremony of the blessing of the Holy Muron to be held from 26th September to 28th September 2015.  The blessings and consecration of the Holy Muron (Chrism) is a sacred and mysterious service, which is traditionally held once every 5 to ...

Renovation of the historic St. James Armenian Orthodox Cathedral in Jerusalem Under Progress

The Armenian Apostolic Orthodox Patriarchate of Jerusalem – September 2015 OCP News Service Jerusalem: The artial restoration of St. James Cathedral of the Armenian Apostolic Orthodox Church is under progress. Please contact the Patriarchate to make you valuable donations. Armenian Patriarchate of Jerusalem P.O.Box 14235 Jerusalem, Israel Tel: +972 (0)2-6282331 Fax: +972 (0)2-6264861 Website: – http://armenian-patriarchate.com/ Email: webmaster@armenian-patriarchate.com Facebook https://www.facebook.com/ArmenianPatriarchateJerusalem and Twitter https://twitter.com/ArmPatriarchate Source: OCP News Service

Commemoration of the Armenian Genocide & Consecration of Holy Myron: A Foretaste of Pan-Orthodox Unity

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Helen Bader - (Special Corespondent in Lebanon) OCP News Service - July 2015 The Commemoration of the Armenian Genocide and the Consecration of Holy Myron at the Holy See of Cilicia of the Armenian Apostolic Orthodox Church: A Foretaste of Pan-Orthodox Unity. Beirut:The Commemoration of the Armenian Genocide and the Consecration of Holy Myron in the Great See ...

Eastern and Oriental Orthodox Primates at the Holy See of Cilicia – Video

July 2015 Beirut: Eastern and Oriental Orthodox Primates visit the Holy See of Cilicia of the Armenian Apostolic Orthodox Church in Lebanon to take part in the blessing ceremony of Holy Muron and the inauguration of Genocide chapel and monuments. Source:  

Pope & Patriarch Theodore II of Alexandria Meets Catholicos Aram I of Cilicia 

Prakash Varhgese - OCP Delegate of UAE, Gulf  and Levant OCP News Service Beirut: Pope & Patriarch Pope His Beatitude Theodore II of the ancient Patriarchate Alexandria was received by His Holiness Aram I - Catholicos of the Greater House & Holy See of Cilicia of the Armenian Apostolic Orthodox Church. The Alexandrian delegation is expected to take ...

Patriarch Abune Mathias of Ethiopia Meets Catholicos Aram I of the Holy See of Cilicia

His Holiness Abune Mathias I - Sixth Patriarch and Catholicos of Ethiopia, Archbishop of Axum and Ichege of the See of Saint Taklehaimanot (R) and  His Holiness Aram I - Catholicos of the Holy See of Cilicia of the Armenian Apostolic Church (L).

Prakash Varghese - OCP Delegate of UAE, Gulf and Levant OCP News Service - 17/7/15 Beirut: Patriarch Abune Mathias of Ethiopia arrived in Lebanon and met with His Holiness Aram I of the Greater House of Cilicia of the Armenian Apostolic Orthodox Church. Abune MAthias and the Ethiopian Orthodox delegation is expected to take part in the Holy ...

Requiem Service for the Martyrs of the Armenian Genocide Held – Genocide Memorial Monument Dedicated

Clergy Visit Ararat Home – Requiem Service for the Martyrs of the Armenian Genocide Held – Genocide Memorial Monument Dedicated

Western Diocese of the Armenian Apostolic Orthodox Church of North America - March 2015 On the occasion of the Centennial of the Armenian Genocide (1915-2015), the Board of Trustees of Ararat Home of Los Angeles, a home for Armenian elderly, organized a commemoration and Celebration of Life to honor the Home’s centenarian residents as well as ...

Catholicos Karekin II of all Armenia Receives Catholicos Aram I of the Great House of Cilica

The Armenian Apostolic Orthodox Church - May 2014 On the evening of May 26, His Holiness Aram I, Catholicos of the Great House of Cilica, arrived in Armenia to attend the fourth session of the State Committee coordinating the events dedicated to the commemoration of the 100th Anniversary of the Armenian Genocide. His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme ...