Ordination of Priests and Pontifical Prayer in the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin

Armenian Apostolic Orthodox Church - September 2014 On September 21, during the celebration of Divine Liturgy, the sacrament of ordination and anointment of deacons into the Holy Order of Priesthood was offered in the Mother Cathedral of Holy Etchmiadzin. 9 Deacons of the Gevorkian Theological Seminary and 4 Deacon graduates of the Accelerated Priest Course were ...

Armenian Church marks Feast of St. Vartan the Captain and Companions

7/2/13 The Armenian Apostolic Church today marks the Feast of St. Vartan the Captain and Companions. The Feast of St. Vartan the Captain and his 1036 Companions marks their martyrdom 1551 years ago in the battle of Avarayr, fighting for the freedom of conscience and religion for the Armenian Nation. It was to be the first testimony ...