Bishop Vertanes Abrahamyan Appointed Head of Artsakh Diocese of the Armenian Orthodox Church

OCP News Service - 21/01/21 Yerevan-Armenia: Bishop Vertanes Abrahamyan has been appointed as the Primate of the Diocese of Artsakh. Prior to the new appointment, the Primate served as the Head Chaplain of the Armed Forces of the Ministry of the Republic of Armenia. The Pontifical Order of appointment was issued by His Holiness Karekin II ...

Armenian Orthodox Church Contributes One Million US Dollar for the Restoration Works of the Church of the Holy Sepulcher

Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin - September 2016 From September 6 to 8, the regular meeting of the Supreme Spiritual Council (SSC) was convened in Stepanakert, the capital city of Nagorno Karabakh (NKR also known as Artsakh), as well as the Gandzasar Monastery, under the presidency of His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of ...