His Holiness Karekin II, the Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians, presided over a special prayer for those held captive and missing in action in the wake of the Artsakh war.
The Diocese has a limited number of its 2021 calendar available for those who did not receive their copy by mail.
Martin Luther King’s mission was a consequence of his ministry, grounded in a Christian vision of human dignity, under the fatherhood of God.
In a typical season, clergy visit their parishioners to perform the “Home Blessing” in the period following the Feast of the Lord’s Nativity. With concerns over the pandemic, this is hardly a “typical” season. But the Home Blessing can still be a part of spiritual life.
As a testament to its unwavering faith—despite the past year’s extraordinary global suffering and tribulations—the Armenian Church celebrated the Feast of the Nativity and Theophany (Asdvadzahaydnoutiun), commemorating the birth and baptism of Jesus Christ, at New York’s St. Vartan Cathedral on January 6.