Bishop Daniel spent July 15 through 18 on a tour of several New England communities, to worship and preach among the faithful, and to meet with regional clergy.
The calendar of the Armenian Church singles out four members of St. Gregory’s family—two sons and two grandsons—and assigns them a special day of commemoration. This year it falls on July 24.
“Today, the safety and integrity of more than a thousand years of Armenian Christian culture are hanging by the slimmest of threads,” said Archbishop Vicken Aykazian last week, during a major gathering of political, diplomatic, and faith leaders in Washington, DC.
The latest online discussion in VEMKAR’s “Live Sessions” series featured a stirring personal testimony about the power of Christian hope in the face of a deadly medical condition.
On Saturday, July 17, the Armenian Church will observe the Feast of St. Thaddeus the Apostle and St. Sandukht the Virgin. The story of these two saints sheds light on the early days of Christianity in Armenia.