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Kecharis Monastery


Armenian sanctuaries- Kecharis

Ordination of Deacons at the St. Gregory the Illuminator Mother Cathedral of Yerevan


On October 10, in the St. Gregory the Illuminator Mother Cathedral of Yerevan, with the Blessings of His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians; 25 seminarians from the 6th level of the Gevorkian Theological Seminary, were ordained into the Diaconate.

Garik Papoyan


For more than a hundred years, thanks to the blacksmiths of the Kalosnik family, the ringing of hammers and dungeons has not stopped on Teryan Street in Gyumri. There are many blacksmiths in the "City of Masters", but blacksmithing is considered to be the ancestral craft of the Kalosniks. Garik Papoyan is the sixth generation of the family, at first he worked with his father, after his death he is alone.

The Library of the Pan-Armenian Church Youth Organization (ACYO) was Opened


On the “Librarian's Day”,  due to the contribution of “Vatche and Tamar Manoukian” Library of the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin and National Library, the Library of ACYO was established in the Central Office of the Pan-Armenian Church Youth Organization.

"Parliament" Magazine Awards Diplomas to the Clergy


On September 28 the jubilee award ceremony of "Parliament" magazine was held. On this occasion, diplomas were awarded to  Rev. Fr. Enovk Yesayan, Archchaplain in the  garrison of Yerevan, Deacon Vachagan Dokholyan serving in St.  Zoravor the Holy Mother of God Church in Yerevan.

Repose of Souls Service was Offered for the Hero Sons Martyred in the 44-day War


On September 27, in the St.  Gayane Monastery, under the presidency of His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians;  a Repose of Souls Service was offered for the peace of the souls of the homeland defenders martyred in the 44-day War of Artsakh.

Feast of St. Gevork the Warrior in the St. Gevork Church in Marmarashen


Congratulations on the naming were given to those named Gevork. The Primate of the Masyatsotn Diocese, His Grace Bishop Gevork Saroyan, blessed and congratulated the attendees. He mainly spoke to the audience about the image of St. Gevork.

Prayer for the Republic Offered at the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin


On September 21, on the 30th  Anniversary of the Independence of the Republic of Armenia, a Prayer for the Republic was offered in the St. Gayane Monastery of  Mother See  under the presidency of His Holiness Karekin II, Catholicos of All Armenians.

Specialists are restoring a unique medieval long festive dress (shurjar) the Mother See


The repair works of textile exhibits kept in the museums of the Mother See continue. Fabric painters-restorers are engaged in the repair of a unique shurjar of the 17th-18th centuries.

Nun Tatevik Danielyan entered her eternal rest


On September 12, due to the Coronavirus disease, the nun of the Armenian Church, Tatevik Danielyan, entered her eternal rest. Sister Tatevik will be buried in Ghazaravan priory.

Baptism of conscripts in the Mother See


After being solemnly enlisting into the Armenian army, the newly recruited soldiers were baptized in the chapel-baptistery of St. Vardan and St. Hovhannes Mkrtich in the Mother See.