Allahshukur Pashazade sends letter to Armenian Catholicos

20/11/13 Chief of the Caucasus Muslims Department sheikh ul-Islam haji Allahshukur Pashazade has sent a letter to All-Armenian Catholicos Garegin II. According to the press service for the Caucasus Muslims Department Rahima Dadasheva, the letter was sent to Yerevan some time ago and is connected with the outcomes of the meeting with Armenian deserter Akop Injigulyan. According to ...

Jerusalem Patriarch Meets Aram I

10/8/13 ANTELIAS—Archbishop Nourhan Manougian, the Patriarch of Jerusalem, today visited the Holy See of Cilicia and met with Catholicos Aram I. The Great House of Cilicia reports that the Patriarch’s visit was of a personal nature. The two religious leaders are said to have discussed a number of issues including church matters and issues related to Armenia and ...

Catholicos Garegin II On Hand at Opening of 2nd International Armenian Congress

15/10/2012 Garegin II, the Catholicos of All Armenians, participated in today’s opening of the second congress of the International Armenian Congress whose president is Russian-Armenian entrepreneur Ara Abrahamyan. Catholicos Garegin II called on the Congress to continue its efforts to provide moral and material support to the Armenian community of Syria in its hour of need. Source:

Defrocked Former Primate of Russia Plans to Sue Armenia TV for Slander

4/11/2011 Archbishop Tiran Kyureghyan, the former Primate of the Armenian Apostolic Church Diocese of New Nakhichevan and Russia, is planning to sue Armenia TV for defamation of character. In an October 23 broadcast covering the consecration of crosses to be placed atop the dome of the newly constructed Armenian Cathedral in Moscow, Armenia TV reported that the ...

Holy Etchmiadzin respects the age and experience of Georgian Patriarch

21/6/2011 Today a press conference was held at Holy Etchmiadzin to conclude the results of the visit of Armenian Catholicos Garegin the Second to Georgia and Javakhk. Father Arshak Bishop Khachatryan, the Chancellor (divanapet) at Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin said Catholicos of All Armenians didn’t manage to visit Norashen and St. Nshan Churches because of ...

Armenian Catholicos: Progress Made On Georgian-Armenian Church Disputes

15/6/2011 The Armenian Apostolic Church says its supreme head, Catholicos Garegin II, has reached agreements with Georgia's political and spiritual leaders that will help resolve its long-running disputes with the Georgian Orthodox Church. Garegin met with Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili and Catholicos-Patriarch Ilia II at the start of a week long visit to Georgia on June 10. ...

100 Years Later – Armenian Catholicos Visits Javakhk

14.6.2011 Yesterday, Catholicos Garegin II started off on his visit to the region of Javakhk, Georgia. It was the first time that a head of the Armenian Apostolic Church set foot in the Armenian populated area in over 100 years. Accompanied by Ilia II, Catholicos Patriarch of All Georgia, Catholicos Garegin II, was feted in the Georgian ...

Armenian Clerics Told To Help Root Out Army Abuse

Emil Danielyan 15/2/2011 The supreme head of the Armenian Apostolic Church, Catholicos Garegin II, has urged clergymen serving in Armenian army units to help military authorities fight against non-combat deaths and other violent incidents among military personnel. Garegin emphasized the “important role” of army chaplains as he met with 46 of them at the church’s Mother See in ...