St. Gregory the Illuminator Courtyard Dedicated at Vatican


ROME — On February 22, the Armenian General Benevolent Union (AGBU) joined representatives from various Armenian churches and the local Roman-Armenian community to witness Pope Benedict XVI dedicate the north courtyard of the Vatican Basilica to St. Gregory the Illuminator of Armenia.

Representing AGBU President Berge Setrakian was AGBU Europe board member, Krikor Istanboulli, who traveled from his home in Milan to attend the noon ceremony.