Morning clouds gave way to afternoon sunshine on Easter Sunday, as worshippers spilled onto the plaza of New York’s St. Vartan Armenian Cathedral for the traditional “Release of Doves” ceremony.
By Alin Manukyan
St. Thomas Armenian Church had many reasons to celebrate on Palm Sunday weekend.
Armenia’s President Serzh Sargsyan will visit Boston next week in commemoration of the 25th anniversary of Armenia’s independence.
In a much anticipated announcement, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry today used the word “genocide” to describe the campaign of persecution and killing being perpetrated by the terror group ISIS against religious minorities in the Middle East.
By Florence Avakian
Dr. Kim Sirvart Theriault, Professor of Art History, Criticism and Theory at Dominican University, in River Forest, ILL, presented an in-depth lecture on the art of the world famous artist Arshile Gorky, and its connections to his Armenian identity. The event was held on Thursday evening, March 10, at the Krikor and Clara Zohrab Information Center, of the Diocese of the Armenian Church of America in New York City, before more than a 100 attendees.