Putin hails Armenian church as one of the world’s oldest spiritual centers

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PanARMENIAN.Net - November 2017 PanARMENIAN.Net - New Nakhichevan and Russian Diocese of the Armenian Apostolic Church has served as a real spiritual center for thousands of people since 1717, Russian president Vladimir Putin said at an event marking the 300th anniversary of the foundation of the Diocese in Moscow on Wednesday, November 15. Putin stressed the exceptional importance of the Diocese's contribution ...

United Prayer Service for the Armenian Homeland and Her Defenders

Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin - April 2016 On April 04, under the presidency of His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians; a united Prayer Service for the Homeland and her defenders was offered at the St. Gregory the Illuminator Mother Cathedral of Yerevan. The service were attended by Mr. Serzh Sargsyan, President ...

Catholicos of All Armenians Consecrated the St. Anna Church in Yerevan

On April 30, under the presidency of His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians; and with the presence of Mr. Serzh Sargsyan, President of the Republic of Armenia; and Mrs. Rita Sargsyan, the solemn consecration service of the newly built St. Anna Church, was held. The new Yerevan church is adjacent ...

Syria Recognizes the Armenian Genocide Committed By the Ottoman Empire- Parliament Speaker Says

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23/4/15 - http://www.armradio.am On the sidelines of the social and political global forum "Against the Crime of Genocide" that has started today in Yerevan, President Serzh Sargsyan held a meeting with Mohammad Jihad al-Laham, Speaker of the People's Council of the Syrian Arab Republic.Serzh Sargsyan welcomed the dignitary to our country and thanked for his participation in ...

Lukashenko attends opening of St. Hovhannes Church in Armenia’s Abovyan

  YEREVAN, 15 May (BelTA) – President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko attended the opening of St. Hovhannes Church in the Armenian town of Abovyan on 14 May, BelTA has learned. The Belarusian head of state attended the Service of Consecration of the church held by Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians. The event was ...

Catholicos Aram I of the Holy See of Cilicia congratulated Serzh Sargsyan on his re- election

YEREVAN, FEBRUARY 19, ARMENPRESS: His Holiness Catholicos Aram I of the Holy See of Cilicia sent a  congratulatory address to the President of the Republic of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan on the occasion of his re-election. As reports ''Armenpress'' the letter runs as follows: ''Noble Mr. President, We are pleased to welcome Your re-election as President of the ...

Armenians printed the first paper and founded the first church in Singapore

28/3/2012 Within the framework of the visit to Singapore Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan had a meeting with Singapore’s President Tony Tan Keng Yam. The interlocutors discussed the cooperation between the two countries in different spheres and the perspectives of intensification of the political dialogue. According to the President of Singapore, although the two countries established diplomatic ...

Yerevan and Tbilisi to expand co-operation

11/12/2011 A delegation headed by Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan recently paid an official trip to Tbilisi to meet to meet with Georgia’s Armenian community representatives and visit the Armenian church in Tbilisi’s Havlabar district. An Armenian delegation headed by Armenia’s President Serzh Sargsyan recently paid an official trip to Tbilisi to meet to meet with Georgia’s Armenian ...

President Sargsyan visits St. Etchmiadzin Church of Tbilisi

Gita Elibekyan “Radiolur” Tbilisi 30.11.201 President Serzh Sargsyan and Mrs. Rita Sargsyan visited the St. Etchmiadzin Church in Tbilisi’s Havlabar district and participated in the ceremony of opening of Melik Mantashyan’s bust. “A man who lived, created and invested all he had in the development of Armenian education and culture,” head of the Georgian Diocese Archbishop Vazgen Mirzakhanyan said in ...

St. Mestrop Mashtots Order to Patriarkh Kirill of Moscow and All Russia

28.11.2011 President Serzh Sargsyan received Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia and His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians. President Sargsyan welcomed the visit of the delegation of the Russian Orthodox Church led by Patriarch Kirill and voiced hope that it would contribute to the further reinforcement of brotherly relations between the ...

Armenian leadership visits Sardarapat

28/05/2011 President Serzh Sargsyan, accompanied by His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians, Artsakh high-ranking officials, visited Sardarapat Memorial today. The President and Catholicos laid wreaths at the Memorial. The military band performed the Armenian National Anthem, a Panorama.am correspondent reported. The high-ranking officials attended a festive concert presenting patriotic songs. Source:

Serzh Sargsyan: Armenian peacemakers in Kosovo took every effort to protect Serbian Churches

5/4/2011 PanARMENIAN.Net - Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan, currently on official visit to Serbia, met with the Patriarch Irinej of Serbia. At the meeting, the parties emphasized the importance of preserving and strengthening warm relations between the Armenian Apostolic and Serbian Orthodox Churches. Stressing the role of the church in the history of the Armenian nation, President Sargsyan noted ...

Ropeway leading to Tatev monastery may enter Guinness World Records

12/10/2010 PanARMENIAN.Net - Six children from neighboring communities, Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan, Catholicos of All Armenians, His Holiness Karekin II and Executive Director of the National Competitiveness Foundation of Armenia Bekor Papazyan will be the first people to take the longest ropeway leading to Tatev monastery. “It is a great honor for me and I am ...

Armenian President meets Orthodox Assembly Reps

1/7/2010 On July 1, RA President Serzh Sargsyan met with the participants of the 17th conference of the Inter-Parliamentary Assembly on Orthodoxy. Serzh Sargsyan considers it symbolic that the annual conference of the Assembly is being held in Armenia, one of the cradles of Christianity and civilization, the RA presidential press service informed NEWS.am. Pointing out the ...