The Eastern Diocese’s Facebook page is sharing live and recorded broadcasts of church services for the Feast of the Apparition of the Holy Cross, May 10.
The Eastern Diocese was deeply saddened by the untimely loss of Edward Jamie, Jr., who passed away late last week after a long battle against cancer, at the age of 76.
Join the worldwide #GivingTuesday movement today, Tuesday, May 5, by offering a gift to the Eastern Diocese. In our critical times, this special #GivingTuesday is a way to show thanks to the causes that bring meaning and enrichment to your life.
The Eastern Diocese mourns the loss of Diramayr Zabell Kalayjian, mother of the late Rev. Fr. Vertanes Kalayjian, and grandmother of the Rev. Fr. Avedis Kalayjian, who passed away on April 29, 2020, in Emerson, NJ, at the age of 97.
A typical Martyrs Day is an occasion of intense activity in the Armenian community, with large public gatherings and densely packed sacred observances. But the 2020 commemoration saw Armenians across the world prohibited from coming together physically, due to restrictions imposed by the COVID-19 pandemic.