PATRIARCH OF JERUSALEM VISITS ARMENIANS ON THE OCCASION OF THE ARMENIAN FEAST OF CHRISTMAS

January 2015 On Wednesday, the 8th/21st of January 2015, two days after the Orthodox feast of Epiphany, and on the feast-day of St George the Hozevite, the Patriarchate reciprocated the visit paid by the Armenians on the occasion of Orthodox Christmas, as the Armenians celebrate the Nativity after the Epiphany. This visit to the Armenian Patriarchate in ...

Message of Congratulations from the Catholicos of All Armenians on the Day of Knowledge

CONGRATULATORY MESSAGE FROM HIS HOLINESS KAREKIN II, SUPREME PATRIARCH AND CATHOLICOS OF ALL ARMENIANS, ON THE OCCASION OF THE DAY OF KNOWLEDGE (September 1, 2014) From the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin we extend Our Pontifical blessings on the occasion of Day of Knowledge, congratulating all the devotees of education - teachers, students and youngsters of educational institutions. Today, all ...

MESSAGE OF HIS HOLINESS KAREKIN II, SUPREME PATRIARCH AND CATHOLICOS OF ALL ARMENIANS, ON THE FIRST ARMENIAN REPUBLIC DAY

  May 2014 From the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin, with paternal love we are extending our blessings and congratulations to our children in Armenia and throughout the Diaspora on the occasion of the First Armenian Republic Day. In 1918 our people courageously defended our Homeland during the heroic battles in May and established the first Armenian Republic ...

Message of Catholicos-Patriarch Karekin II on the Commemoration Day of Victory and Peace and the Liberation of Shushi

MESSAGE OF HIS HOLINESS KAREKIN II, SUPREME PATRIARCH AND CATHOLICOS OF ALL ARMENIANS, ON THE COMMEMORATION DAY OF VICTORY AND PEACE AND THE LIBERATION OF SHUSHI (May 09, 2014) From the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin, we extend our Pontifical blessings and congratulations to our faithful people on the occasion of the day of the glorious victory of May 9. May ...

MESSAGE OF HIS HOLINESS KAREKIN II, SUPREME PATRIARCH AND CATHOLICOS OF ALL ARMENIANS, ON HOLY WEEK

April 2014 Dear faithful people, Great Lent marked the days of prayer, spirituality and reflection, a time for meditation, penitence and repentance to rejuvenate our spirits and strengthen our faithfulness, piousness and love for one another. The genuine desire and the honorable aspirations of God-willing brotherly love, solidarity and support are a powerful and vital force that ...

MESSAGE OF HIS HOLINESS KAREKIN II SUPREME PATRIARCH AND CATHOLICOS OF ALL ARMENIANS ON INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY

Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin - 9/3/14 From the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin, We extend our pontifical blessings and warm congratulations to all the beloved women and girls on the occasion of March 8. The beginning of Spring, when nature undergoes a rebirth, the feast of March 8 brings joy to people’s hearts, highlighting the benevolent ...