Who would have imagined, just two months ago, how Armenian Church life would have to change so abruptly? A longtime deacon of the church offers a reflection.
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.