ACYA Sydney and Melbourne celebrated the Feast of Soorp Sarkis with blessings and companionship
On Wednesday 13 February 2019, the Armenian Apostolic Church celebrated Diarnt’arach
On February 10, His Holiness Karekin offered the Divine Liturgy in the Armenian Apostolic Church of St Mary followed by the blessing of a Khachkar in honour of the Pontifical Visit to Melbourne.
In the late afternoon of February 8, His Holiness Karekin II arrived in Melbourne with his entourage for the second leg of the Pontifical Visit..
On the morning of 8 February, His Holiness had a press conference at the Diocesan Centre with Armenian media followed by an audience with the representatives of the Australian Middle Eastern Apostolic Churches Conference.
On Thursday 7 February, His Holiness met with Armenian youth in the Church of Holy Resurrection for a Q&A session with some 100 participants attending the evening …
Over these two days, His Holiness’ busy schedule continued with visits to Galstaun College, AGBU Alexander School and the Alexander Rest Home as well as meeting with Armenian community leaders…
The Premier of NSw hosted a luncheon in honour of the Catholicos of All Armenians after which His Holiness was received at St Mary’s Cathedral by the Dean and Auxiliary Bishop of Sydney…
More than three hundred members of the Armenian community with an array of dignitaries and guests honoured His Holiness at the banquet on Sunday 3 February
On Sunday 3 February, His Holiness Karekin II celebrated the Divine Liturgy in the Church of Holy Resurrection assisted by His Eminence Archbishop Nathan Hovhanissyan from the Mother See and our Primate, His Grace Bishop Haigazoun Najarian.