Christianity

  FRAMINGHAM, Mass. — Archbishop Khajag Barsamian, Primate of the Diocese of the Armenian Church of America (Eastern), traveled to the Church of the Holy Translators in Framingham on Sunday, November 2, where he ordained Michael[...]

  ECHMIADZIN — The canonization ceremony of the Armenian Genocide victims will take place on April 23, 2015 at the Mother See of Holy Echmiadzin. The decision was made at the Bishops’ Synod at the Mother See of Holy Echmiadzin[...]

  ISTANBUL (Armenpress) — The ancient Holy Illuminator Armenian Church in Turkey’s palu province will be restored according to Agos weekly, which had quoted the municipality and the head of the department for foundations. At one[...]

  JORDAN — The Armenian Church of St. Garabed was consecrated at the banks of the Jordan River in Jordan on October 31 by Archbishop Nourhan Manougian, the Armenian Patriarch of Jerusalem. President Serge Sargisian of Armenia was in[...]

  ISTANBUL (PanARMENIAN.Net) — Pope Francis will visit sites that recall Turkey’s often-tumultuous history at a cultural crossroads between continents and faiths during a three-day visit to the country next month, the[...]

VATICAN (Public Radio of Armenia) — On an official visit to the Holy See (Vatican), Armenian President Serge Sargisian attended the opening of the exhibit “A Fable of the East: Christianity Facing the Challenges of the New[...]

  YEREVAN (Panorama) — Catholicos Aram I of the Great House of Cilicia announced at the Armenia-Diaspora Conference here last week that his office will initiate legal claims against Turkey to regain ownership of the historic[...]

WATERTOWN and JERUSALEM — On August 21, 31 pilgrims from St. James Armenian Church in Watertown made a 12-day pilgrimage to Jerusalem to embark on a spiritual journey to explore the foundations of their faith, walk the lands of the Bible[...]

DETROIT — On Friday, June 20, some six hundred commissioners to the 221st General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church (USA) adopted with near unanimity a resolution recognizing the Armenian Genocide and adopting the 2015 church calendar[...]

YEREVAN — President Serge Sargisian on May 28 held a meeting with the Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians Karekin II, the Catholicos of the Great House of Cilicia Aram I and the Armenian Catholic Patriarch Nerses Petros[...]

Major Exhibit Issued by ANI, AGMA, and Assembly Available Online WASHINGTON — The Armenian National Institute (ANI), Armenian Genocide Museum of America (AGMA) and Armenian Assembly of America (Assembly) jointly, and in cooperation with[...]