Manuscript Pages Stolen from Isfahan Armenian Church

9/7/2011 The weekly paper Araks reports that pages from a manuscript belonging to the Armenian Church of the Holy Savior in Isfahan, Iran, have turned up for auction in London. News of the incident was made by the Diocesan Council of the Church in Isfahan. The Council says that it has hired the services of experts in ...

Georgians Building Office on Ruins of Armenian Church

Kristine Aghalaryan 11/5/2011 A new office building that will house the Samtskhe-Javakh Regional Administration in Georgia is being constructed on the ruins of the Holy Savior Armenian Apostolic Church in Akhaltskha. Local Armenians say that the church once housed the diocese and that Archbishop Karapet Bagratouni is buried on the grounds. Holy Savior was built in 1883 and operated ...