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The Eastern Diocese’s new educational initiative, VEMKAR, will hold its first day-long workshop on Saturday, Oct. 10, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., as an online gathering over the Zoom video conference platform. Under the theme “Christ as Healer,” the day will open with a morning service and close with a healing service; in between are workshops on Healing Verbal Abuse, Healing the Wound of Racism, and Healing Our Veteran Community. View a flyer by clicking here, which includes information, a schedule of speakers, and a link to online registration.

VEMKAR, the Eastern Diocese’s new educational initiative, will hold another online discussion based on its pilot module, Christ as Healer. Fr. Mesrop Parsamyan, dean of Holy Etchmiadzin’s Gevorgian Seminary, will lead a live meditation on healing, according to Armenian Christian spiritual practices, on Saturday, Sep. 26, at 11 a.m. EDT. Click on the following links to register for the event, and to view an informative flyer.

Additional online discussions are scheduled for the weeks to come. Connect with the VEMKAR.us website for information—and to explore more than 60 multimedia resources that will enrich your appreciation of “Christ as Healer.”

VEMKAR, the Eastern Diocese’s new educational initiative, will hold another “Live Session” based on its pilot module, Christ as Healer.

In keeping with Vemkar’s outreach to every segment and demographic of the Armenian Church community, the upcoming session will be geared towards students in middle school and high school. Dn. Michael Sabounjian will lead a conversation on healing themes in the Armenian hymnal, on Wednesday, Sep. 30, at 7 p.m. EDT. Click on the following links to register for the event, and to view an informative flyer.

Additional online discussions are scheduled for the weeks to come. Connect with the VEMKAR.us website for information—and to explore more than 60 multimedia resources that will enrich your appreciation of “Christ as Healer.”

The Cultural Committee of Sts. Sahag and Mesrob Church (Providence, RI) will hold its latest “Meet with Armenian Doctors” presentation on Friday, Oct. 2, at 7:30 p.m., via the Zoom video conference platform and Facebook Live. Urologist Dr. Michael Alavian will present “An Introduction to Urology” and take questions. Click on the link to view a flyer with information on how to join, including how to submit questions.

The Cultural Committee of Sts. Sahag and Mesrob Church (Providence, RI) will hold its latest “Meet with Armenian Doctors” presentation on Friday, Sep. 25, at 7:30 p.m., via the Zoom video conference platform and Facebook Live. Cardiologist Dr. Ara Sadaniantz will discuss “Five Steps to a Healthy Heart” and take questions. Click on the link to view a flyer with information on how to join, including how to submit questions.

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