Rev. Fr. Movses Sahakyan is answering


How to return a gift? Can the baptismal cross be donated or changed? Is the basilica style of churches Armenian? Why do we swear? Can nuns go up to the altar? The questions of viewers and users were answered by Rev. Fr. Movses Sahakyan. Keep posting your questions on the Question and Answer Facebook page.

 

Suren and Narek


Suren and Narek are brothers, they attend St. Anna Church in Yerevan every Sunday. Put on a t-shirt and go up to the altar. Suren decided to continue his studies in Jerusalem. Our film crew spent the day with Suren and Narek, discovering chess, hiking, pigeon care and much more in the boys' daily lives.

Archimandrite Tovma Khachatryan


Father Tovma happily remembers the first meeting with the Kamancha, who has been his inseparable friend for twenty-eight years. "Grace is God's gift to man, he must recognize it and increase it with work," says the Father Tovma and tells about his musical career, meetings, and friends. Our film crew spent a day with Reverend Fr. Archimandrite Tovma in Charentsavan, his beloved birthplace.

 

The scribes of Yeghegnadzor


The scribes of Holy Mother of God Church in ​Yeghegnadzor are preparing for liturgy, everyone knows what to do. They are the assistants of Father Nerses. Our film crew spent Sunday with the little scribes.

 

Deacons of Dadivank


After November 9, 2020 the clergy of the Armenian Church did not stop their service in Dadivank. Despite all the difficulties and the ban on entering the monastery, the spiritual service continued in Dadivank. Today, the deacons who saw the siege and deportation remember with excitement every day they lived in Dadivank. They hope that one day the Armenian prayer will be heard again in the ancient shrine of Armenians. 

 

Archimandrite Isahak Poghosyan


Reverend Fr. Archimandrite Isahak Poghosyan does not consider himself a writer, he says, first of all, I am a clergyman. The Archimandrite tells about his creative path, beautiful travels and important meetings in his life. 

 

Rev. Fr. Miachael Nurijanyan is answering


Is there a mention of fir in the Gospels? Why doesn't the age of Christ increase every year when we celebrate Christmas? What is the basis for exchanging gifts? Why does the Christmas message of peace not bring complete peace, especially to Christian nations? What do clergy prefer to give each other? Are the magi of Jesus' birth the same as today? The questions of viewers and users were answered by Rev. Father Mikael Nurijanyan. Keep posting your questions on the Question and Answer Facebook page.

 

The scribes of Khor Virap are preparing for the New Year


This Sunday was different for the scribes and choir of Khor Virap monastery. They sang, danced, helped each other, lit the toaster, baked lavash and gatha. Our film crew witnessed a day full of family warmth and love.

Karmrashen


The village of Karmrashen in Vayots Dzor region was almost in the central part of Armenia before the 44-day war in 2020. After the occupation of Karvachar by Azerbaijan, the sounds of gunfire heard nearby suggest that the village is already on the border.

Bardzruni


Bardzruni is the southernmost village of Vayots Dzor, bordering Nakhichevan. The 7th century khachkars and half-destroyed structures found in the village testify to the rich cultural past of this ancient settlement.

The Armenian Patriarch met with the students of the Youth Centers


The "Hrach and Susan" Tufayan Youth Center of Etchmiadzin hosted around 280 students of 8 Youth Centers operating under the auspices of the Mother See and AGBU. Karekin II, Patriarch of All Armenians, conveyed his blessing and good wishes to the children.

The apostle's relic was taken to St. Thaddeus Church in Masis


On the Feast of Apostles St. Thaddeus and St. Bartholomew is also the day of the pilgrimage of St. Thaddeus Church in Masis city of Masyatsotn diocese. On that occasion the relic of the Apsotle was brought from Holy Etchmiadzin, to distribute blessings to the faithful.