The Armenian Patriarch of Constantinople arrived at the Mother See


On October 28, His Eminemce Archbishop Sahak Mashalyan, Armenian Patriarch of Constantinople arrived at the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin.
The Patriarch will participate in the Supreme Spiritual Council meeting to be convened in the Mother See in the coming days.

Commemoration ceremony in the Armenian Diocese of Brazil


A commemoration ceremony dedicated to Armenia and the Armenian soldier was held in the St. Gevork  Church of the Armenian Diocese of Brazil.  Armenian children living in Brazil performed spiritual and national songs. 

Commemoration of Saint George the Warrior on September 24


Saint George the Warrior is a pan-Christian Saint.  Our church celebrates the Saint's commemoration on the second Saturday following the Feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross.

Feast of Exaltation of the Holy Cross to be Celebrated on September 11


This church holiday dedicated to the saving cross of the Lord is celebrated on Sundays between September 11-17. A commemoration service for the dead is celebrated on Monday.

Transfiguration of Our Lord (Vardavar) to be Celebrated on July 24


The Feast of the Transfiguration of Jesus Christ is one of the five feasts of the Armenian Apostolic Church. The Feast of Transfiguration is also called Vardavar. The feast is movable, this year it will be celebrated on July 24.

Visit of the Artsakh President's Adviser on Diaspora Affairs to the Armenian Diocese of Brazil


At the invitation of the Primate of the Armenian Diocese of Brazil, His Grace Bishop Narek Berberyan and the Chairman of the Diocesan Council Andre Kisajekyan, Azatuhi Simonyan, Adviser on Diaspora Affairs - Special Representative is in South America.

Reaffirmation of the Catholicosate of All Armenians In Etchmiadzin. Historical Overview


At the beginning of the 15th century, it became obvious that the Catholicosate outside Armenia could no longer have a pan-Armenian significance.  
On May 25, 1441, the Feast of Ascension, a national-ecclesiastical assembly is convened. The Mother See is being moved from Sis to Holy Etchmiadzin.

On May 26, the Armenian Apostolic Church will celebrate the Feast of the Ascension


May 26 is the Feast of the Ascension, the day of Tsakhkevank pilgrimage. The day of re-establishment of the Holy See in Etchmiadzin.

Feast of the Glorious Resurrection of Jesus Christ in the Armenian Diocese of Brazil


On the Feast of Glorious Resurrection, many faithful gathered in the St. Gevork Church. The liturgy was served by the Primate of the Armenian Diocese of Brazil, His Grace Bishop Nareg Berberian. 

Washing of the Feet Service in the Armenian Diocese of Brazil


In the Armenian Diocese of Brazil, 2022 has been declared the year of the family. Fathers and sons of 12 families went up to the Altar for the Washing of the Feet Service. After washing the feet of 12 parents and their children, His Grace Bishop explained the meaning and significance of the service to the faithful.

"We will not allow the church to become a museum." Bishop Narek


The "Church and Home" program of the Armenian Diocese of Brazil is for the Armenian community.  The Primate of the Diocese, His Grace Bishop Narek Berberyan, mentions that during his 7 years of tenure he has met many Armenian families far from the church, many of whom visit like guests.

Through Palm Sunday the 40-day Fasting concluded and the Holy Week started


On April 10, the Armenian Church celebrated the Palm Sunday. The period of Lent is over, the Holy Week has begun, which commemorates the Lord's sufferings, crucifixion, burial, and miraculous resurrection. A week later, the good news of the resurrection of the Son of God will be heard in the church.