The news coverage “Ecclesiastical Life” features Armenian Apostolic Churchactivities in the spheres of education, cultur, public, health and others. It also addresses Church Feasts, tells about public structures, youth movements, activities of District Youth Centers functioning adjacent to Dioceses. It also presents the ministry in the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin, the life of an Armenian believer in congregation both in Armenia, as well as in foreign Dioceses.
Frequency: Every Monday and Friday, at 19:30 and 21:30
Rerun:Tuesday and Saturday, at 08:00 and 10:30
Broadcast also by the satellite channel of Armenian Public TV.

Ecclesiastical life 06.10.2023


The bishops of the Armenian Church made a statement about the depopulation of Artsakh and the ontological challenges facing Armenia. "The people of Armenia are not forgotten": The Archbishop of Canterbury visited the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin. The Catholicos of All Armenians met with Brazilian Armenian pilgrims. "Gavit" platform discussed "Armenia and Artsakh. ontological challenges" topic. The 16th General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops started in Vatican, which called for monitoring the Christian heritage of Nagorno-Karabakh.

Ecclesiastical life 18.03.2024


The topics of this edition of "Ecclesiastical Life" are:
 
Liturgy was served in St. Gayane Monastery and Advent Sunday was commemorated
A Divine liturgy was served in Saint Grigor Armenian Church of Naples
His Holiness received the newly ordained priests. The priests have new places of service
The Ghazaravan nuns visited the forcibly displaced family from Artsakh

Ecclesiastical life 15.03.2024


The topics of this edition of "Ecclesiastical Life" are:
 
Defense of graduation theses at the Gevorgyan Theological Seminary
The Bible Society of Armenia has started the program "Healing to Live".
Arman Tatoyan gave a speech at Oxford University at the invitation of the Armenian Diocese of Great Britain and Ireland.
Bishop Mesrop Parsamyan participated in the meeting of the spiritual fathers of the diocese in St. Alphonso Center, New Jersey.
The Armenian Patriarchate of Jerusalem celebrated the commemoration of Vardanants military commanders and 1036 witnesses.
The Armenian Apostolic Church celebrates the St. Gregory the Illuminator’s deliverance from the pit.
This Sunday the church will commemorate the first coming of Jesus

Ecclesiastical life 11.03.2024


The topics of this edition of "Ecclesiastical Life" are:
Divine Liturgy was served in Saint Gayane Monastery, the parable of the unjust judge and the widow was mentioned
A gathering of clergy serving in Belgium, Holland, Italy and Spain took place.
The Armenian youth of Antwerp visited the Armenian Apostolic Church Community of Gerardsbergen on a pilgrimage.
On March 6, Great Lent was shared by the Armenian Apostolic Holy Church
The mijink was solemnly celebrated in the general vicarage of Samtskhe-Javakhk and Tsalka.
The ACYO office organized a course for young people
The participants of the "Armenian University" educational program visited Saghmosavank

Ecclesiastical life 08.03.2024


On the occasion of Women's Day, the Catholicos of All Armenians sent a message
The presentation of the book "Mural paintings of the Holy Mother of God Monastery of Akhtala" took place
A Peace service was held in St. Thaddeus Church of Masis
A concert was held on the occasion of the 95th anniversary of the "Lusavorich" choir
The celebrabt clergy will interpret the parable of the unjust judges

Ecclesiastical life 04.03.2024


The topics of this edition of "Ecclesiastical Life" are:
An exclusive exhibition was opened in Mashtots Matenadaran
Divine Liturgy was served with a reference to the parable of "The Steward".
A tripartite memorandum has been signed, according to which one of the buildings of the ARF will be repaired
The presentation of the picture book "Splendid and colorful Holy Etchmiadzin" was held.

Ecclesiastical life 26.02.24


The topics of this issue of Ecclesiastical Life are:
The meeting of the Supreme Spiritual Council discussed the security issue of Armenia
The ceremonies of re-consecration of the Mother Cathedral and Blessing of the Holy Muron will take place on September 28 and 29.
In Oshakan, the congregant of the Armenian Patriarchate of Constantinople received a doctrinal degree
The innocent victims of the Sumgait pogroms were commemorated in Tbilisi
In the St. Gayane monastery, a Divine Liturgy was offered: the parable "The Return of the Prodigal Son" was mentioned

 

Ecclesiastical Life 23.02.2024


The topics of this issue of Ecclesiastical Life are:
A Rest service was performed in the Saint Gayane monastery
A thesis on an exceptional topic was defended in the library of the Mother See
The Armenian community of Tbilisi celebrated the 155th anniversary of Hovhannes Tumanyan
Sunday of Prodigal symbolizes repentance
 

Ecclesiastical life 20.02.2024


The topics of this issue of Ecclesiastical Life are:
The Catholicos of All Armenians received clergymen participating in the priest Accelerated program
An exhibition dedicated to the 200th anniversary of the Nersisyan Spiritual School of Tbilisi was opened
On the book donation day, Sardarapat school received books
The tapestry with the image of a woman holding the Bible received an international award

 

Great Lent: punishment or medicine?


Great Lent began on February 12, which is one of the most important events in a Christian's life. Fasting is neither a duty nor a punishment. It is medicine for the soul. It is also a unique spiritual experience during which purity of heart and body is achieved. Father Moushe Vahanyan speaks on the details of the great fast.

Ecclesiastical life 16.02.2024


The topics of this issue of Ecclesiastical Life are:

Mother See helps families forcibly displaced from Artsakh.

The Armenian Bible Society has appointed a new general secretary

The general meeting of the "Association of Religious Women of Holy Etchmiadzin was held in Beirut.

The Eve of Great Lent was celebrated in Tbilisi with the Harisa festival, and Holy Liturgy was served in the functioning churches of the Armenian Diocese of Georgia.

An Evening Service, the order of blessing the newlyweds and the eve of Tearnandaraj were held in the St. Grigor Narekatsi Presbyterian Mother Church of Vanadzor.

In Akhalkalaki's Holy Cross Presbyterian Church, the ceremony of blessing the newlyweds was performed

A commemorative ceremony was organized in the Ruben Sevak Museum of the Mother See

The students of Youth Center have given a new breath to Mesropean letters

February 18 is Sunday of Expulsion according to the church calendar

The Catholicos of All Armenians participated in the Rest service at the Saint Gayane Monastery

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The Armenian Diocese of Armenia celebrated the feasts of Saints Ghevond and Saints Vardan, a festive liturgy was held in Dalarik's Saint Vardan Church, a blessing ceremony was performed in the school named after Nairi Zaryan. Churches are preparing to close the curtains of the tabernacle. Great Lent begins