For “National Doctors Day” (March 30), offer a prayer for physicians and others working on our behalf: doctors, nurses, EMTs, medical researchers, technicians, orderlies, pharmacists; health, hospital, and hospice workers of all kinds. Here’s an example:
The doors of our churches may be closed, but faithful Armenian Christians are finding creative ways to connect with each other and join together in prayer, worship, and spiritual reflection.
Diocesan Primate Bishop Daniel has issued a pastoral message to the public, on the Eastern Diocese’s response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19).
He would become a figure of enduring spiritual stature in the Armenian Church. But he began his sojourn among our people as a stranger. This Saturday we will honor his memory once more—some 17 centuries after his death—during the Feast of St. Sarkis the Warrior.
Read Bishop Daniel’s personal account of his trip to Istanbul on January 11-12, for the enthronement and Antranig Badarak of His Beatitude Sahak II, the 85th Armenian Patriarch of Constantinople.