New York’s Christian leaders hosted in Armenian cathedral

11/12/12 NEW YORK - Archbishop Khajag Barsamian, Primate of the Diocese of the Armenian Church of America (Eastern), hosted an ecumenical gathering at the Diocesan Center in honor of the elevation of Archbishop Timothy Dolan, the Roman Catholic Archbishop of New York, to the rank of Cardinal. Leaders of the Roman Catholic, Eastern Orthodox, and Oriental Orthodox churches ...

40th Anniversary of Ordination of Archbishop Barsamian Celebrated

The Diocesan Council organized a reception at the Sheraton Commander Hotel in Cambridge, Mass., in honor of Archbishop Khajag Barsamian’s 40th anniversarry of priesthood and 20th anniversary of being Primate. 25/12/2011 The Eastern Diocese of the Armenian orthodox church of America NEW YORK — This year marks the 40th anniversary of Archbishop Khajag Barsamian’s ordination into priesthood. He ...

Archbishop Barsamian Responds to Ricciardone’s ‘Deeply Offensive’ Statement

20/8/2011 Primate Khajag Barsamian sent a letter to Secretary of State Hillary Clinton responding to assertions made by Ambassador Francis Ricciardone, President Barack Obama’s recess appointment to serve as U.S. Ambassador to Turkey. Answering a question from New Jersey Senator Robert Menendez, Amb. Ricciardone had said, “Most of the Christian churches functioning prior to 1915 are still ...