Armenian Akdamar Church to host special Liturgy

World Bulletin / News Desk - September 2013 Akdamar Church in Turkey's eastern province of Van will host the 4th special Liturgy on September 8. The annual mass will start at 11 a.m. Turkish local time and  will be conducted by Vicar of the Armenian Orthodox Church Aram Atesyan Preparations have been completed and scores of people are expected ...

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 ...