This year the 15th Golden Apricot International Film Festival will be held fr om July 8 to 15


The preparations of 15th Golden Apricot International Film Festival are in final stage. The animation and documentation, international contest and non contest program are already known.
 

Program of International Film Festival Golden Apricot at a press conference


The organizers outlined the upcoming landscapeof the 15th International Film Festival Golden Apricot for  the journalists. » 
 

Exhibition dedicated to the 15th anniversary of Arame Gallery


With a newly opened exhibition Arame Gallery marked 15th anniversary of its establishment.
 

The military officers with disabilities went through a medical examination in Izmirlan Medical Center operating in the auspices of the Mother See


Today, 15 military officers with disabilities who participated in April four-day war, Artsakh liberation fight and military service, underwent medical examination  in Izmirlan Medical Center operating in the auspices of the Mother See.
 

Eve of the Feast of Vardavar in the Children’s Park of Yerevan


5 years ago the joyful tradition of celebrating the Eve of the Feast of Vardavar came to life. With the support of Yerevan City Hall, the members of the Youth Union of Ararat Patriarchal Diocese organize a march to the Children’s Park with songs and dances, folk traditions. This year too the festivity was launched from the Mother Cathedral St. Sarkis Church. The participants of the celebration moved to the Park from the Church accompanied by the Folk groups “Vark Hayots” and “Van”.

More than 100 young people hosted in tent camp of Odzun Monastery


The traditional tent camp has kicked off in Odzun. Over 100 young people aged 15-30 from Aragatsotn Diocese were hosted in Odzun St. Astvatsatsin Monastic Complex.
 

AGBU Scouts camped in Gugark Diocese


This year, the members of Antranik Scout Camp came to Armenia from Iran, Iraq, Syria, Lebanon and Georgia. Receiving the blessing of the Supreme Patriarch, they have settled their camp in Gugark Diocese, in the Valley of Tezh Ler. These days they met the Primate of the Diocese Archbishop Sebou Chouldjian. 
 

In Yerevan Holy Trinity Church the pilgrims were joined by Catholicos of All Armenians


On the Feast of Commemoration of the 12 Disciples and Apostle St. Paul, the Church of Holy Trinity in Yerevan hosted numerous pilgrims. The pilgrims from diverse dioceses of Armenia obeyed the exhortation of Karekin II Catholicos of All Armenians made the previous day to gather in Holy Trinity Church of Yerevan instead of Etchmiadzin to attend the evening Divine Liturgy. To their surprise, the pilgrims were joined by Catholicos of All Armenians Karekin II.  In his sermon the Supreme Patriarch talked about the consecration of the day and the love of Christ upon us across all times. 

22nd charity apartment presented to the family living in cottage district in Gugark Diocese


22nd charity apartment “Extend Your Hand to Your Brother” was given to the family of Nalbandyans in Vanadzor.  

This year too Tsitsernak Camp of Gugark Diocese opened its doors to children of 6-15


It’s been 17 years now since by the blessing of Archbishop Sebouh Chouldjian, Tsitsernak Camp of Gugark Diocese opens its doors to children of 6-15. This year, 1200-1500 children enjoyed the camp.  

 

The Second Epistle to the Thessalonians (3:13–18)


What is the meaning of this passage: “And if any man obey not our word by this epistle, note that man and have no company with him”. 
Father Arnak Harutyunyan provides explanations of verses 3:13-18 of the Epistle to the Thessalonians.
 

The Second Epistle to the Thessalonians (3:1-12)


In verses 1 to 12 of chapter 3, Apostle Paul talks about the dangers of laziness,
Father Arnak Harutyunyan provides explanations.