Armenian Community

Armenian Community in Jordan celebrates elevation of Father Avedis Ipradjian as Archimandrite

September 17, 2017 News

The Armenian Orthodox Patriarchate of Jerusalem – 17/9/17 The Armenian community of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan held a festive gathering on occasion of the elevation of the Very Reverend Father Avedis Ipradjian to Archimandrite. The Grand Sacristan, His Grace Archbishop Sevan Gharibian, the Very Reverend Father Baret Yeretzian, Head of the Real Estate Office […]

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His Holiness Aram I Visits Sheikh Sabah IV Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah

May 22, 2017 Featured – 22/5/17 On Tuesday 17 May 2017 in the morning, His Holiness Aram I met with the Emir at the Royal Palace. He was accompanied by Very Reverend Massis Choboyan, Prelate of Kuwait and the neighbouring countries, and HE Maher Kheir, Ambassador of Lebanon in Kuwait. After the official welcome, His Holiness thanked the […]

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His Holiness Aram I’s visit gives hope to the Armenian Community in Aleppo

January 14, 2017 Featured News – 14/1/17 5 January 1017. On Thursday, Christmas Eve, His Holiness Aram I arrived in Aleppo to celebrate the Incarnation of Jesus Christ with the Armenian community who have stayed in Aleppo despite the conflict. He entered the city accompanied by Archbishop Shahan Sarkissian, Prelate of Peria (Syria) and an accompanying delegation consisting of […]

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His Holiness Aram I celebrates Christmas Liturgy with the Armenian Community in Aleppo

January 14, 2017 Featured News – 14/1/17 6 January 2016. His Holiness Aram I celebrated the Christmas Liturgy at the Holy Mother of God Church, assisted on the altar by Archbishop Shahan Sarkissian, the Diocesan Bishop, and Bishop Norayr Ashekian, a member of the brotherhood accompanying the Catholicos. Catholicos Aram I focussed his sermon on the biblical verse, “Do […]

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Assisting the Armenian Community in Syria is a Pan-Armenian Priority

November 21, 2016 News – November 2016 16 November 2016. On Wednesday morning, His Holiness Aram I received Mr Gaguik Dzaroukian, President of the National Olympic Committee of Armenia, in his office. The purpose of the visit was to inform His Holiness of his pledge to assist the Armenians in Syria and ask for his guidance in this […]

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We should not forget the Armenian Community in Syria, Appeals His Holiness Aram I

June 8, 2016 Featured News – June 2016 Since the beginning of the Syrian conflict, His Holiness Aram I has been monitoring the situation of Armenians in Syria through regular telephone communication with Archbishop Shahan Sarkissian, the Primate, and the lay leadership. A few days ago, the Archbishop informed the Catholicos that the latest mortar attacks on Aleppo also […]

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Catholicos Aram I reassures Armenians in Syria of his continuing prayers and support

January 31, 2015 Featured News

22 January 2015. On Thursday his Holiness Aram I met with the two Armenian Primates in Syria, Archbishop Shahan Sarkissian, from the Catholicosate of Cilicia and Archbishop Bedros Miriatian, from the Armenian Catholic Church. They briefed the Catholicos on their joint activities in responding to the material needs of the Armenian community and discussed their […]

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September 4, 2012 News

4/9/2012 On 4th September, 2012, members of the Armenian Community of India, voiced their protest against Hungary, in front of the Hungarian Consulate in Kolkata, following the unjust release of a convicted murderer, Ramil Safarov by the Azerbaijan President after his unlawful extradition from Hungary to Azerbaijan. A petition was formally submitted to the Hungarian […]

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Expert: 40 % of Turkish population does not want to live with the Christian neighbor

May 23, 2012 News

18/5/2012 Today head of the Armenian science department of “Noravanq” educational foundation, expert on Turkey Alistakes Simavoryan and expert of the same foundation Vahram Hovyan met journalists and referred to the topic of religious intolerance against Christians in Turkey. According to A. Simavoryan now 120.000 Christians live in Turkey now and 59.000 of them are Armenians. There are […]

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Meeting of Religious Leaders at the Phanar

February 22, 2012 News

21/2/2012 On Saturday, February 18, 2012, a meeting of religious leaders and representatives of the various Christian Communities in Turkey was chaired by His All-Holiness at the Phanar. Among those in attendance were Metropolitan Geron Constantine of Nicaea, the representative of the Armenian Community in Istanbul, Archbishop Aram Ateshian, as well as the Patriarchal Vicar […]

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Armenian church to be built in Baghdad

March 3, 2011 News

3/3/2011 PanARMENIAN.Net – The Mayoralty of Baghdad decided to allocate a plot to establish an Armenian church in the capital, according to an official statement. “Baghdad Mayor Saber al-Issawi received Head of the Armenian Community in Iraq Archbishop Avak Asadourian, and gave instructions to choose an appropriate land to set up a church as part […]

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