The Candlelight Divine Liturgy at St. Gregory the Illuminator Church of Yerevan


Hundreds of believers came to the largest church of Yerevan - St. Grigor Lusavorich Cathedral to attend festive Candlelight Divine Liturgy.

 

The Great Lent and conscious diet: specialists explain


The period between Bun Barekendan to the Holy Resurrection is the period of the Great Lent lasting for 48 days.What is Lent, who can lent, what should and shouldn’t eat during the Lent: specialists answer the questions.

 

Blessing Service for Newlywed Couples in the St. Gregory the Illuminator Church of Yerevan


On the Feast of the Presentation of Our Lord Jesus Christ a special Blessing service for newlywed couples was offered at the St. Gregory the Illuminator Church of Yerevan.

 

Meeting of donation coordination team for the renovation of the Mother Cathedral


One of the meetings of the working team coordinating the donations made for the renovation of the Mother Cathedral took place.

Publishing Department of the Mother See has published a book on province Tayk of the Kingdom of Armenia


Publishing Department of the Mother See has published a book on the province Tayk of the Kingdom of Armenia elaborated by Zaruhi Hakobyan.

Pilgrims of Kanaker-Zeytun Adminsitrative District at the Mother See


Very Rev. Fr. Zakaria Baghumyan, the Director of Christian Education Center in the Mother See accompanied the head of Kanaker-Zeytun Administrative District, 15 heads of public kindergartens to Alex and Mari Manoukian Treasury, and then to the residence of the Pontiff Karekin II.

Artsakh-based philanthropist Gary Safaryan was bestowed an honorary medal “St. Grigor Lusavorich”


On February 17, in the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin, Karekin II Catholicos of All Armenians bestowed an honorary medal of “St. Grigor Lusavorich” to Artsakh-based philanthropist Gary Safaryan for his services to the Armenian nation and the Armenian Church. The Catholicos emphasized the indispensable role of St. John the Baptist Church of Shushi in the spiritual life of Artsakh. Gary Safaryan had a great investment in the reconstruction of the Church.

St. Mariane Church in Ashtarak re-consecrated


On February 22 the Catholicos of All Armenians re-consecrated St. Mariane Church in Ashtarak.

Barekendan in the backyard of St. Astvatsatsin Church of Nork Marash community


The backyard of St. Astvatsatsin Church of Nork Marash community was replete with joyful national songs and dances, food and festive mood. The Great Lent commences from February 24. Today is Barekendan.

The collection of materials from the conference dedicated to the 100th anniversary of Levon Khachikyan published


The collection of materials from the conference dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the founder of Mashtots Matenadaran Levon Khachikyan published elaborated by Gevorg Ter-Vardanyan.

Book of Sermons authored by Bishop Arshak Khachatryan published


The collection of sermons of Bishop Arshak Khachatryan, the Chancellor of the Mother See was published.

Performer and Composition: Part 2


It takes a wide range of skills to perform a piece of music. How to play the melody, what types of interpretation problems does the musician face? Pianist Hayk Melikyan, violinist Anush Nikoghosyan, composer, musicologist Arthur Avanesov are presenting.