Relics of St. John the Baptist Taken to the Holy Shoghakat Monastery

Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin - May 2016 On 26 May, the Armenian Apostolic Church commemorated the sacred feast of St. John the Baptist and St. Atanagine the Bishop, which coincides with the pilgrimage day of the Holy Shoghakat Monastery. In the morning, an ecclesiastical procession, accompanied by numerous pilgrims, carried the cross-reliquary of St. John the Baptist. ...