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April- May 2015 A legendary Armenian poet, Daniel Varoujan, before his murder by the Ottoman authorities in 1915, wrote: I firmly believe that the coming generations will create a new dawn for the Armenian people… . The history of the Armenian people of the past hundred years was marked by massacres and deportation; it was also marked ...

HIS HOLINESS PATRIARCH KIRILL’S CONDOLENCES OVER THE DEATH OF CATHOLICOS-PATRIARCH OF THE ASSYRIAN CHURCH OF THE EAST, MAR DINKHA IV

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill’s condolences over the death of Catholicos-Patriarch of the Assyrian Church of the East, Mar Dinkha IV

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia expressed his condolences over the demise of theCatholicos-Patriarch of the Assyrian Church of the East, Mar Dinkha IV. The Holy Synod of the Assyrian Church of the East Your Eminences and Excellencies, We are grieved by the news about the demise of His Holiness Catholicos-Patriarch Mar Dinkha IV. A ...

CATHOLICOS ABOON MOR BASELIOS THOMAS I CELEBRATES 86th BIRTHDAY

CATHOLICOS & MAPHRIYANO ABOON MOR BASELIOS THOMAS I

OCP News Service – 22/7/14 Syriac Orthodox Church in India - Patriarchate of Antioch and All East India/Kerala/Cochin: Catholicos and Maphriyano and the President of the Malankara Episcopal Synod & the Metropolitan Trustee of the Syriac Orthodox Church in India celebrate his 86th birthday on 22nd July 2014. As part of the celebrations, His Beatitude served Divine Liturgy ...

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 ...

HIS HOLINESS THE CATHOLICOS-PATRIARCH OF THE EAST, MAR THOMA BASILIOS PAULOS II IS RECEIVED BY THE POPE IN THE VATICAN

Vatican and the Indian Malankara Orthodox Church -5/9/13 Pope to Orthodox Catholicos from India: let us work towards reconciliation, unity... (FULL TEXT BELOW) 2013-09-05 Vatican Radio (Vatican Radio):  May we “continue and intensify the commitment to ecumenism, encounter and dialogue towards full communion:” with that message, Pope Francis on Thursday welcomed in the Vatican Baselios Paulose II, Catholicos of ...

A SPECIAL EVENT COMMEMORATING LATE CATHOLICOS ZAREH I AND KHOREN I

April 2013 “THE TWO CATHOLICOI SERVED THE CATHOLICOSATE OF CILICIA WITH LOYALTY AND SELFLESS DEVOTION” SAID HIS HOLINESS ARAM I 2013 marks the 50th anniversary of the death of Zareh I and the 30th anniversary of Khoren I. A special event organized by His Holiness Aram I was held on Friday 12 February at the ‘Cilicia’ museum. In ...

HIS HOLINESS CATHOLICOS ARAM I PRESIDES OVER 45TH ANNIVERSARY OF ST. GREGORY CHURCH OF SAN FRANCISCO

10/21/2011 SAN FRANCISCO, ANTELIAS - On Friday, October 21, 2011, His Holiness Catholicos Aram I arrived in San Francisco where he presided over the 45th anniversary banquet of St. Gregory Church, conveyed his message and blessings to the community and students of Krouzian-Zekarian-Vasbouragan School, met with the California Lieutenant Governor, and the Mayor of San ...

ECUMENICAL PRAYER SERVICE LED BY HIS HOLINESS CATHOLICOS ARAM I

10/19/2011 LOS ANGELES, ANTELIAS - On Wednesday, October 19, 2011, His Holiness Catholicos Aram I led an ecumenical prayer service, with the participation of spiritual leaders and clergy from the Armenian Apostolic, Catholic, and Evangelical Churches, Coptic, Syriac, and Antiochian Orthodox Churches, and the Roman Catholic Church. ...

HIS HOLINESS CATHOLICOS ARAM I MEETS WITH GOVERNOR JERRY BROWN

10/13/2011 LOS ANGELES, ANTELIAS - On Thursday, October 13, 2011, His Holiness Aram I, Catholicos of the Great House of Cilicia met with California Governor Jerry Brown Thursday at the Beverly Hills Hilton to discuss issues of importance to the Armenian community as well as more broader topics of interests. His Holiness was accompanied by ...

HIS HOLINESS CATHOLICOS ARAM I VISITS PILIBOS SCHOOL

10/13/2011 LOS ANGELES, ANTELIAS - On the morning of Thursday, October 13, 2011, His Holiness Catholicos Aram I arrived at Rose and Alex Pilibos School where he was greeted by Principal Dr. Alina Dorian, Director of ARS Mary Postoian School Mrs. Takouhey Saatjian, faculty, and students who were gathered in the courtyard to enthusiastically welcome ...

FORUM WITH HIS HOLINESS CATHOLICOS ARAM I ON “THE ARMENIAN CHURCH, YOUTH, AND GENERAL CONCERNS OF THE ARMENIAN PEOPLE”

10/12/2011 LOS ANGELES, ANTELIAS - On the evening of Wednesday, October 12, 2011, a Pontifical Forum with His Holiness Aram I, Catholicos of the Great House of Cilicia, was held at Brand Library in Glendale. The theme of the forum was "The Armenian Church, Youth, and General Concerns of the Armenian People". The ...

HIS HOLINESS CATHOLICOS ARAM I VISITS NEW HEADQUARTERS OF THE ARMENIAN CONSULATE GENERAL

10/12/2011 LOS ANGELES, ANTELIAS - "This Consulate is our home, just as the Church and Armenia is our home", stated His Holiness Catholicos Aram I during a visit to the new headquarters of the Armenian Consulate General in Glendale on Wednesday, October 12, 2011. His Holiness arrived at the Consulate General accompanied by H.E. ...

HIS HOLINESS CATHOLICOS ARAM I VISITS CHAMLIAN SCHOOL

10/12/2011 LOS ANGELES, ANTELIAS - One of the main themes of the Pontifical Visit of H.H. Aram I, Catholicos of the Great House of Cilicia, is the further strengthening of Armenian Schools, and His Holiness has repeatedly through his messages emphasized the unique importance of the Armenian School. In this regards, during his Pontifical Visit ...

Glimpses of His Holiness Aram I Visit to United Sates of America

LEBANESE CONSUL GENERAL HOSTS A LUNCHEON IN HONOR OF HIS HOLINESS CATHOLICOS ARAM I 10/08/2011 LOS ANGELES, ANTELIAS - On the afternoon of Saturday, October 8, 2011 Lebanese acting Consul General Mrs. Madonna Aoun Ghazal and her husband Dr. Joseph Ghazal hosted a luncheon at their residence in honor of H.H. Catholicos Aram I. Joining ...