New York’s St. Vartan Armenian Cathedral was host to the 11th annual “Joint Orthodox Prayer Service for the United Nations Community,” on the evening of Tuesday, November 13.
“This coming Sunday will hold a special significance for our country, and I would like to encourage our parishes to reflect and pray on the occasion,” said Diocesan Primate Fr. Daniel Findikyan in a directive to parishes this week.
“Heartbroken” is the only word that can describe our emotions after this weekend’s horrifying massacre of eleven souls at the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh.
The religious meaning behind the architecture and art of New York’s St. Vartan Armenian Cathedral was the subject of a lecture on Thursday evening, October 11.
With sorrow, the Eastern Diocese mourns the loss of Diramayr Ursula Findikyan, the mother of our Primate, the Very Reverend Fr. Daniel Findikyan, who entered her eternal rest on October 15, following a brief period of hospitalization.