The membership of the Diocesan Council and the Diocesan Board of Trustees met on Tuesday evening, October 19, in a special virtual gathering. Diocesan Primate Bishop Daniel presided over the occasion.
With deep sadness, the Eastern Diocese mourns the loss of Olympia Jebejian, who passed away unexpectedly on October 19, 2021.
Autumn in New England brought more than leaf-peeping to New Britain, CT, over the weekend of October 8-10, 2021. The Eastern Diocese’s Sacred Music Council led a jam-packed “Sacred Music Festival” over those three days.
“Poor working girl perseveres through the adversities of life and love—but finally makes it big.”
It sounds like the outline of a Grimm’s Fairy Tale—or, given a more contemporary spin, a Danielle Steel novel.
For the multitude of guests who ventured to the St. Vartan Cathedral Complex on the evening of Thursday, October 7, it was a festive homecoming: a resumption of the vital Armenian community life that had been curtailed in response to the pandemic.