Hundreds of Armenian Church leaders from across the Eastern Diocese will gather this week for the 117th Diocesan Assembly, meeting May 2-4, at the Boston Marriott Burlington Hotel, in Burlington, MA.
This past Palm Sunday—April 14, 2019—the Eastern Diocese marked ACYOA Day. The annual observance highlights the Christian youth group of the Armenian Church.
Armenian Christians across the globe are commemorating this day, April 24, as the “Feast of the Holy Martyrs of the Armenian Genocide.”
New York’s St. Vartan Cathedral welcomed a distinguished visitor on Sunday, April 7, in the person of Bishop Sahak Mashalian, of the Armenian Patriarchate of Constantinople, who celebrated the Divine Liturgy on the Feast of the Annunciation.
Around this time of year, our church prescribes a Scripture reading from the Gospel of Luke, concerning a tragedy in a family household. A man named Jairus and his wife had a daughter, and this girl—only 12 years old—lay dying in their home.