Եկեղեցական կյանք 14.01.2019

Karekin II Catholicos of All Armenians attended the first session of the newly elected Parliament and by his Pontifical blessings and guarding prayer wished a fruitful operations to the deputies.  
On January 13, the Armenian Apostolic Church celebrates the Feast of Holy Nativity - the birth and baptism of Jesus Christ. 
On January 12 Sevan Vaskenian Seminary held the traditional ceremony of Kaghandchek - the feast of New Year gifts. 
Christmas ceremonies in the Armenian community of Calcutta. 
The students of Armenian Church Youth Centers, which are operating under the auspices of the Mother See and Armenian General Benevolent Union finalized the events of the New Year and Christmas with a joint concert.
International news: The number of Christians in Israel has been added up due to the immigrants currently counting nearly 175000 Christians in the country. 
On January 6, on the eve of Coptic Christmas, the largest Christian Church of the Near East was consecrated in Egypt. 
In 2019, the 450th anniversary of the advent of the first Jesuits in the country will be celebrated in Lithuania.
The service of “proxy prayers” has become common in Jerusalem offered to those who can’t afford to visit the Holy Land. 
 

 

2019-01-14 21:35:00
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