Category: Armenian Church

TCA Hosts Debut Presentation of Khatchkar

TCA Hosts Debut Presentation of Khatchkar

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J. — Acclaimed photographer Hrair “Hawk” Khatcherian’s new book Khatchkar made its United States debut in an event hosted by the Tekeyan Cultural Association of Greater New York on Friday, March 3 at the TCA Center in Englewood Cliffs. Khatcherian spoke about the images featured in Khatchkar, his 14th publication, which includes stunning […]

Catholicos of All Armenians Presides Over Prayer Service on April 24

Catholicos of All Armenians Presides Over Prayer Service on April 24

ECHMIADZIN — On April 24, religious ceremonies were held both in Yerevan and Holy Echmiadzin. Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians, visited Tsitsernakaberd Memorial Complex along with President Serzh Sargsyan, Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan, Defense Minister Vigen Sargsyan and many members of the administration and foreign dignitaries. A mass was performed at […]

St. James Men’s Club Program Features Dental Care Providers in Karabakh

St. James Men’s Club Program Features Dental Care Providers in Karabakh

WATERTOWN — Dr. Berdj Kiladjian, Dr. Arnold Weiss, Dr. George Vosgerichian, and Dr. Alex Bejian will speak on Monday, May 1, at St. James Armenian Church Men’s Club dinner meeting at the St. James Charles Mosesian Cultural and Youth Center in Watertown, MA. Their presentation, “Hand in Hand – Medical Benevolent Non-Governmental Organization,” will discuss the work that several […]

Feast of Holy Resurrection Celebrated

Feast of Holy Resurrection Celebrated

ECHMIADZIN — On April 16, the Armenian Apostolic Holy Church solemnly celebrated the Feast of the Glorious Resurrection of Jesus Christ. On the occasion of the feast, Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians; celebrated Divine Liturgy in the Mother See of Holy Echmiadzin. Escorted by the Ecclesiastical procession, and under the singing […]

Ecumenical Service Commemorating Armenian Genocide to Be Held at Greek Orthodox Cathedral

Ecumenical Service Commemorating Armenian Genocide to Be Held at Greek Orthodox Cathedral

BOSTON —Metropolitan Methodios will lead the first-ever Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Boston commemoration of the Armenian Genocide at the Annunciation Greek Orthodox Cathedral of New England, 162 Goddard Ave, Brookline, on April 22. He will host this 102nd commemorative event and preside at the 2 p.m. prayer service. Clergy and faithful from throughout New England […]

St. Nersess Armenian Seminary Moves to Vibrant New Surroundings

St. Nersess Armenian Seminary Moves to Vibrant New Surroundings

By Florence Avakian ARMONK, N.Y. — St. Nersess Armenian Seminary “was the admirable vision of founder and first dean, Archbishop Tiran Nersoyan,” stated Diocesan Primate Archbishop Khajag Barsamian, during a recent interview. “He saw the crucial need for an institution that would educate and prepare young men for the priesthood in America.” And now more […]

New Genocide Memoir Presented at Diocese’s Zohrab Center 

New Genocide Memoir Presented at Diocese’s Zohrab Center 

NEW YORK — The Eastern Diocese’s Krikor and Clara Zohrab Information Center hosted a book presentation by Adrienne Alexanian, editor of her late father’s newly published memoir, Forced into Genocide: Memoirs of an Armenian Soldier in the Ottoman Turkish Army, on Thursday, April 6. Ms. Alexanian’s father, Yervant Alexanian, was conscripted into the Ottoman Army in […]

Boston Celtics’ Legend, M. L. Carr, to Speak at Holy Trinity Church

Boston Celtics’ Legend, M. L. Carr, to Speak at Holy Trinity Church

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — In continuing its series of events celebrating books and courage and legends, Holy Trinity Armenian Church of Greater Boston presents M. L. Carr, who will share his inspiring life story on Sunday, April 30, at 12:15 p.m., in the Charles and Nevart Talanian Cultural Hall of the church complex at 145 Brattle […]