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 ...

His Holiness Aram I Meets the Youth in New York

16 May 2015. On Saturday afternoon His Holiness Aram I attended a seminar prepared by the youth movement of the Eastern Prelacy of the Catholicosate of Cilica at the St. Gregory the Illuminator Church in New York. He was met by Archbishop Oshagan Choloyan, Vicar Anoushavan Tanielian, priests and members of the Church Council. Tamar Haroutyunian ...

100 bell rings worldwide symbolize Armenian Genocide centennial

100-rings

23/4/15 The ceremony of canonization of the Armenian Genocide martyrs at the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin concluded at a symbolic hour, 19:15. Bells in all the Armenian churches (except for those in Turkey) rang for 100 times, symbolizing the centennial of the Armenian Genocide. A moment of silence was announced afterwards. Lord’s Prayer reading and ...

Rev. Nersessian to lecture on Armenian Christian tradition in London

An Armenian bible part of an exhibit at British Library through the end of January. British Library at www.bl.uk

27/1/13 London - Centre for Eastern Christianity at the Heythrop College, University of London will host a series of Lent term lectures on "The Armenian Christian Tradition: History, Doctrine, Spirituality and Liturgy" given by Revd Dr Nerses Nersessian. The Rev Dr Nerses (Vrej) Nersessian was born in Tehran in 1948. He was educated at the Armenian College ...