On May 18, the Primate of the Eastern Diocese, Bishop Daniel Findikyan, celebrated his first Episcopal Badarak in America before hundreds of worshippers at New York’s St. Vartan Armenian Cathedral.
From May 2 to 4, 2019, in Burlington, MA, 159 clergy and lay delegates representing parishes from across the Eastern Diocese gathered for the 117th Diocesan Assembly, hosted by the St. James Church of Watertown, MA.
The 33rd annual Women’s Guild Assembly brought together 37 delegates—including 12 first-time participants—who represented 20 of the 34 active Women’s Guilds within the Eastern Diocese.
This weekend, in a stirring and solemn ceremony at the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin, His Holiness Karekin II, the Catholicos of All Armenians, consecrated the Primate of the Eastern Diocese to the episcopal rank.
The annual Clergy Conference of the Eastern Diocese of the Armenian Church of America convened April 29 to May 1, 2019, at the Babson College Executive Conference Center in Babson Park, MA, hosted by the St. James Church in Watertown.