On Thursday, July 18, Bishop Daniel Findikyan opened the doors of New York’s St. Vartan Cathedral to a visiting dignitary from Armenia: Deputy Prime Minister Tigran Avinyan.
With deep regret, the Eastern Diocese mourns the untimely passing of Mr. Nazareth Salbashian, a longtime staff member at the Diocesan Center in New York, and manager of its St. Vartan Bookstore.
More than 120 guests—including students, alumni, and families—attended an Azkatroshm ceremony at New York’s St. Vartan Cathedral on Saturday, May 11, during which five students graduated from the Diocese’s Khrimian Lyceum.
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.
In his first Easter Sunday homily as Primate of the Diocese of the Armenian Church of America, the Very Rev. Fr. Daniel Findikyan urged listeners to meet the risen Christ in every activity and place of their daily lives.