Category - armenian orthodox

  • November 5, 2013

    Bishop Vahan Hovhanessian from the Oriental Orthodox community in the UK has made a powerful statement on the troubling situation in Syria – and particularly the widespread mistreatment of Christians and others.

  • September 7, 2013

    The World Council of Churches and the Armenian Apostolic Church are hosting a one-month exhibition on the Armenian genocide.

  • August 17, 2013

    The president of the Council of Oriental Orthodox Churches in the UK and Ireland has expressed deep concern over the escalation of violence in Egypt.

  • June 11, 2013

    On 4 June 2013, many pilgrims, as well as clergy and guests from all corners of the world, filled the rather limited but wondrous space of St James’s Cathedral in order to attend the enthronement of the 97th Armenian Patriarch of Jerusalem.

  • March 3, 2013

    Recently, Fr Vazken Movsesian, priest of the Armenian Orthodox Church in the USA, and wise guide to many followers and bloggers across five continents, reminded us of an instructive (and familiar) story.

  • February 10, 2013

    In the second of two broadcasts, international lawyer and ecumenical consultant Dr Harry Hagopian, who is also an Ekklesia associate, talks about the newly elected Archbishop Nurhan Manoogian, 97th Armenian Patriarch of Jerusalem.

  • February 1, 2013

    Archbishop Nourhan Manougian, newly elected 97th Patriarch of the Armenian Church in Jerusalem, has received congratulations and support from the WCC.

  • February 1, 2013

    International lawyer and ecumenical consultant Dr Harry Hagopian, who is an active Ekklesia associate and contributor, talks here to CivilNet TV (in Yerevan, Armenia) about the process of electing an Armenian patriarch in Jerusalem.

  • January 24, 2013

    As many church leaders, organisations and individuals have learnt already, Archbishop Nourhan Manoogian was elected earlier today (24 January 2013) as the 97th patriarch of the Armenian Church in the Holy Land (Jordan, Israel and Palestine).

  • January 24, 2013

    The Armenian church in Jerusalem is perched on the verge of a new era following the election today of its new Patriarch, Archbishop Nourhan Manoogian.