St John commemorations and Birthday blessings

Congratulations were extended by our Parish Priest, Der Avetis Hambardzumyan, to His Eminence Archbishop Haigazoun Najarian, on the occasion of Srpazan Hayr’s birthday

Armenian Christmas at the AACOHR

A beautiful day greeted our wonderful Church family as we celebrated Armenian Christmas on 6 January 2024

The Nativity & Theophany of Our Lord Jesus Christ

The Armenian Church celebrated the Nativity (Soorp Dzenoont) and the Baptism of Jesus Christ on 6 January 2024

Christmas Eve Jrakalouyts

On 5 January 2024, on the eve of the Feast of the Nativity and Theophany of Our Lord Jesus Christ, the special Jrakalouyts service took place

New Year’s Pomegranate and Thanksgiving Service

The beautiful tradition of the blessing of pomegranates brought in the New Year and a regeneration in our faith and life in Christ

Paros December 2023

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Donation of Holy Muron Vessel

On 31 December 2023, the last Sunday of the year and subsequently the last Soorp Badarak of the year brought with it the wonderful generosity of spirit that fills our church community each day

St Stephen’s Day Commemoration

Last Sunday, Holy Mass was celebrated followed by a service dedicated to the blessing of deacons in which the deacons and priests participated adorned with ceremonial headdress (saghavard)

Soorp Hagop Commemorations

Last Sunday 17 December 2023, the Armenian Church commemorated St. James of Nisibis; one of the authoritative and beloved saints of the Church, who is considered to be a nephew of St. Gregory the Illuminator

Carols at Holy Resurrection Church

What a beautiful night it was on Friday 15 December 2023, as we sang Carols with all the children and families joyfully engaged, celebrating Christmas