The Second Epistle to the Thessalonians (3:13–18)


What is the meaning of this passage: “And if any man obey not our word by this epistle, note that man and have no company with him”. 
Father Arnak Harutyunyan provides explanations of verses 3:13-18 of the Epistle to the Thessalonians.
 

The Second Epistle to the Thessalonians (3:1-12)


In verses 1 to 12 of chapter 3, Apostle Paul talks about the dangers of laziness,
Father Arnak Harutyunyan provides explanations. 
 

Issues of Adopting and Foster Families


What kind of social services are provided to alternative care providers - adoptive parents, guardian and foster families in Armenia? What are these families expecting most? What issues does the differentiated approach to these families bring about, what kind of difficulties do they face as a result of the lack of registration? Sociologists Mira Antonyan and Knarik Garanfilian represent the study of the Child Protection Network and the Foster Parents Association.

Palm Sunday in Holy Trinity Church


Palm Sunday or Tsakhkazard is one of the most awaited feasts of little acolytes. Holy Trinity Church of Yerevan os also crowded this day. Our little heroes told us gladly how they spent their day. 

Lilit Melikyan, Naira Mkhitaryan


Painter-designers Lilit Melikyan and Naira Mkhitaryan not always agree to each other’s opinion, yet they are indispensable friends. The friendship acquired at a mature stage of life is a most precious gift of life. The friends tell about their past experiences, trials, achievements and future.
 

Church-State: Smooth and Wrinkled Relations


On April 4, 1918, Bishop Gevorg Chorekchyan informed the Catholicos of All Armenians Gevorg Surenyants about the details of his meeting with General Nazarbaev. The general told the bishop that only 4,000 out of the 16,000 soldiers remained. 12,000 had fled and the duty to send them back to the frontline then rested on the shoulders of the Armenian clergy, women and the media. How did church-state relations proceed with the formation of the first Republic of Armenia? How were the roles and functions of the new independent state allocated?

The Conviction of Illiteracy and Education Development Program


According to international experts, if Armenia does not invest in education in the coming years, the country will face 50% illiteracy in 2030. Local experts and researchers believe that our country lacks any idea about the problems of education, nor the effectiveness of educational expenditures, while the draft law "On the State Education Program till 2030" was presented for the public discussion. Does the draft law reflect sectoral issues and meet the needs? 
Discussion by education expert Serob Khachatryan and "National Center for Public Policy Research" NGO Artak Manukyan.

Vordan Karmir Rock Band


Vordan karmir - the crimson carmine (Armenian cochineal) used in the 100 years old carpets of Karabakh grandma’s dowry turned into the title of a Vanadzor-based rock band. Founded in 2004, the band "Vordan Karmir" is functioning and creating in its native town Vanadzor, with concerts both in Yerevan and beyond. Our crew was hosted in the rehearsal room renovated and fitted personally by the boys of "Vordan Karmir" rock band. 

Epistle to the Galatians (3:5-14)


Father Arnak Harutyunyan comments on the verses 3:5-14 of Paul’s letter to Galatians. 
 

Epistle to the Galatians (3:1-4)


Father Arnak Harutyunyan comments on the verses 3:1-4 of Paul’s letter to Galatians. 
 

Epistle to the Galatians (2:6-10)


Father Arnak Harutyunyan comments on the verses 2:6-10 of Paul’s letter to Galatians. 
 

Epistle to the Galatians (2:1-5)


Father Arnak Harutyunyan explains the passage from the letter of Apostle Paul addressed to Galatians – chapter 2, verses 1-5. After 14 years of preaching to gentiles, he was slandered, and he returned Jerusalem to meet with Peter, John and James.