A special celebration will take place in the Eastern Diocese this weekend, as Dn. Albert Hambardzumyan is ordained as a priest of the Armenian Church, by the hand of Bishop Daniel.
Krisdos haryav ee merelots! Christ is Risen from the Dead! Watch the Divine Liturgy live from St. Vartan Cathedral. Click below for details.
Today is Holy Saturday. Jesus was crucified yesterday. He will rise tomorrow. But what is happening today?
Today is Holy Friday: the most solemn day of the Armenian Church calendar, recalling the suffering, execution, and death of our Lord. These events are memorialized with readings from the psalms and gospels. Here are the Gospel accounts of Jesus’ last moments on the Cross:
This week’s observance of Holy Week will go forward in the Eastern Diocese under strict observance of local safety regulations, with provision for in-person worship as well as the online broadcast of services.