Turkey to begin second restoration of historical Armenian church

21/12/12 The Armenian Akdamar Church, located on Akdamar Island on Lake Van, is scheduled to be restored again as part of a project in line with preservation programs which have been recently completed by the Turkish government. Turkey finished the restoration of the historical Armenian church of Akdamar on Lake Van last year. A mass ceremony was ...

Renovated Diyarbakir Armenian church to host liturgy in renovated monastery complex

4/8/2012 YEREVAN. – Armenian Deputy Patriarch of Constantinople, Archbishop Aram Ateshyan visited Armenia at the invitation of the Armenian Ministry of Diaspora and within the frameworks of the My Armenia cultural festival. In an interview with told the Akunk daily he named the day of the second liturgy to be held in the Armenian St. Giragos Church ...

Abba Seraphim visits Armenian Patriarchate in Istanbul

The British - Armenian orthodox Churches On 26 July Abba Seraphim visited His Eminence Archbishop Aram Ateshian, General Vicar (Acting Patriarch) of the Armenian Patriarch of Constantinople at the Patriarchate in Kumkapi, Istanbul, accompanied by Mr. Trevor Maskery and Archimandrite Deiniol of the Wales Orthodox Mission, who was visiting the city at the same time. ...