Social support was provided to needy families of the Dioceses

Social support was provided to needy families in the Armenian dioceses of the Armenian Apostolic Church at the initiative of the Embassy of the United Arab Emirates in Armenia and the Emirati "Red Crescent" company.

Great Lent. Sunday of Expulsion

February 26 is the second Sunday of Great Lent, the Sunday of Expulsion, which commemorates the expulsion of man from heaven, as well as the birth of all the calamities, curses and sins of the world.

The Eve of Great Lent and Hovhannes Tumanyan's birthday celebrated in TUMO

Masquerade, "Zrangi" band, tightrope walk, Tumanyan's tales. Boon Barekendan and Hovhannes Tumanyan's birthday are celebrated in "Tumo".

The the Mother See Matenadaran receives and gives donations on the occasion of Book Donation Day

The fundamental scientific library of the National Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Armenia donated books to the "Vache and Tamar Manukyan" library of the Mother See.  The Matenadaran, in turn, had selected valuable religious and Armenian publications for the clergy of the Armed Forces.

Clergy Conference in the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin

On the occasion of the feast of thr Ghevondian priests, the clergymen gathered at the Mother See.  Around the Armenian Patriarch there were 13 diocesan Primates, 34 Brotherhood members serving at the Mother See, and 184 priests.

Feast of Saints Vardan the General and His Companions - the 1036 Martyrs in the Mother See

On the feast of St. Vardanans, the liturgy was celebrated in the St. Gayane monastery of the Mother See, under the solemnity of the Patriarch of All Armenians. Prince Garegin Srvandztian was also one of the brave men of Vardans, so this day is also the day of the naming of the Patriarch of All Armenians, Karekin II. At the end of the liturgy, the Patriarch's Prayer was offered. 

Father Ananias was awarded a doctrinal degree

On the following day of the defense of his scientific thesis on the topic "Order of ordination of monks in the Armenian church", Father Anania received a doctrinal degree in the Saint Mesrop Mashtots Church in Oshakan.

Presentation of Our Lord to the Temple as a day of blessing for the newlyweds

At the end of the festive liturgy in the St. Anna Church, the newly married couples were invited to be blessed.

The folk ritual of Tyarnendaraj

Presentation of Our Lord to the Temple (Tyarnandaraj) is celebrated with national rituals at the "Mamik" guest house.

The gift-books reached the recipients on the feast of St. Sargis

This year, the "My Secret Book Lover" initiative of the Araratian Patriarchal Diocese and "Bukinist" bookstore again united people around the book. 

Students from around 25 schools in Yerevan participated in the Olympiad on the subject of the History of the Armenian Church

On February 1, the penultimate phase of the Olympiad in the History of the Armenian Church was held at the "Knights of Vardanants" school in Yerevan. After summarizing the results, 25 of the children will get the right to participate in the national phase. 

The Christian Education Center organizes a spiritual knowledge course

The Christian Education Center of the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin, organized a spiritual knowledge course for secular employees of the Mother See.