St. Vartan Cathedral was aglow on Friday, December 6, with a festive concert of spiritual and folk music by Gomidas Vartabed, featuring the renowned Gomidas Choir.
On Saturday, December 14, the Armenia Church will remember St. James of Nisibis: a favorite saint of the Armenians, who is considered to be a nephew of St. Gregory the Illuminator.
In a stunning turn of events Thursday, the U.S. Senate unanimously adopted bipartisan Senate Resolution 150—the Armenian Genocide Resolution—formally recognizing the Ottoman Empire’s genocide against the Armenian people.
The Armenian Patriarchate of Constantinople has a new patriarch today, in the person of Bishop Sahak Mashalian.
The Nativity and Baptism of Jesus Christ will be observed at New York’s St. Vartan Armenian Cathedral on Sunday and Monday, January 5 and 6, 2020. A special liturgical schedule will be in effect for these “Armenian Christmas” services.