Statement by the Bishops Synod of the Armenian Church

Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin - 12/6/18 On June 8, a Bishops Synod was held in the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin. The meeting was attended by Bishops and lay members of the Supreme Spiritual Council. Following the meeting, the Synod issued the following statement: In recent days, some individuals have planned an initiative, organizing protests, releasing ...

Catholicos of All Armenians Received Mothers of Soldiers Killed in the Conflict in Artsakh

Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin - 27/8/17 On August 20, in the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin, His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians; received a group of mothers whose sons who were killed serving as soldiers during the conflict in Artsakh, under conditions of military actions and ceasefire. His Holiness conveyed his ...

Catholicos of All Armenians Received Ambassador of Serbia to the Republic of Armenia

Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin  - April 2017 On April 19, in the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin, His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians; received Mr. Dušan Spasojevich, (residence in Athens), newly-appointed Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Serbia to the Republic of Armenia. His Holiness, congratulating the Ambassador on the ...

Catholicos of All Armenians Receives Chairman of the OSCE Election Observation Mission

Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin - March- April 2017 On March 30, in the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin, His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians; received Mr. Ignacio Sanchez Amor, Chairman of the short-term Election Observation Mission of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE). He was accompanied by ...

Catholicos of All Armenians Received Minister of Foreign Affairs of Greece

Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin - March 2017 On March 9, in the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin, His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians; received Mr. Nikos Kotsias, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Greece. He was accompanied by his delegation, and Mr. Karen Nazaryan, Deputy Foreign Minister of the Republic of ...

His Holiness Karekin II Received the Newly Appointed Ambassador of Greece to Armenia

Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin - October 2016 On 10 October, Nafsika Nancy Eva Vraila, Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of the Republic of Greece to the Republic of Armenia; was received in the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin by His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians. His Holiness congratulated the Ambassador on her ...

UNESCO World Heritage Centre Delegation Visits Mother See

Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin - october 2016 A delegation of the UNESCO World Heritage Centre visited the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin on 05 October. His Eminence Archbishop Nathan Hovhannisyan, Director of the External Relations and Protocol Department, welcomed the delegation to the spiritual center of All Armenians. During the meeting, they discussed the activities being ...

Catholicos of All Armenians Received Ambassador of Georgia

Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin - September 2016 On September 23th, in the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin, His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians; received Mr. Giorgi Saganelidze, Ambassador, Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Georgia to the Republic of Armenia. Welcoming the newly appointed Ambassador, His Holiness reflected on the long-standing friendly relations ...

Testimony of Fr. Athanasius Habtu Ghebre-Ab on Eritrea

AWATE - 15/8/16 Also Read: The Current Situation of Patriarch Antonios of Eritrea Fr. Athanasius Habtu Ghebre-Ab, Ph.D. Director of External Relations, The Canonical Diaspora Diocese of the Eritrean Orthodox Church (North America, Europe and the Middle East) September 14, 2016 COMMITTEE ON FOREIGN AFFAIRS Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Eritrea: A Neglected Regional ...