The students of the Youth Center congratulate the Annunciation Day


On the occasion of the Feast of the Annunciation of the Virgin Mary, the students of eight Youth Centers operating under the auspices of the Mother See and the AGBU.

115 students from the regions of Armenia and Artsakh participated in the Armenian Church History subject Olympiad


The Republican phase of the History of the Armenian Church subject Olympiad is held in the territory of the Mother See. This year, 115 students from the regions of Armenia and Artsakh came to "Eurnekian" Public School.

Median Day (Mijink) in the Nor Nork Youth Center


Halfway through the Great Lent, the Median Day was also celebrated at the Nork Youth Center. 

Poetry Day at the "Eurnekian" Public School of the Mother See


It's spring break and only teachers are at school.  Each teacher submits a work by their favorite writer.  There are also creative teachers.

Spiritual music evening at the Ruben Sevak Museum of the Mother See


Spiritual songs by Armenian-Western European composers were performed. The soloist was Varduhi Toroyan, a conservatory student.

The frescoes of Holy Etchmiadzin Cathedral are being relocated


For the purpose of restoration, frescoes with an area of ​​more than 550 square meters were removed from the walls of the Mother Cathedral: they are re-installed in sequence after laboratory tests and fixings.

The relic of St. Sarkis in the churches of Masyatsotn Diocese


On February 13, the following day of St. Sarkis feast, the relics of the saint were taken to the Diocese of Masyatsotn, to all the churches bearing his name.

The relic of the saint and the 17th century Gospel were brought to St. Sarkis Church


St. Sarkis and his 14 warriors are the martyred soldiers who fought for the Christian faith. They were consecrated by the fathers of our church. On February 12, the Armenian Church celebrates the day of commemoration of St. Sarkis, a liturgy is served in the churches bearing his name. 

In the origins of the army, on the initiative of the History Museum of Armenia


The posters present photos of state, military figures and their personal belongings from the First Republic of Armenia to the roots of the army before independence. The poster exhibition continued with an open dance class led by Gagik Ginosyan.

The Christian family and the church: seminar-discussion for teachers


On the initiative of the Christian Education Center of the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin, Rev. Fr.  Markos Mangasaryan conducted a seminar-lecture with the teachers of the History of the Armenian Church in the schools of Aragatsotn region. 

Liturgy singing in the "Sebastatsi" educational complex


The hymns of the liturgy were sung in "Mkhitar Sebastatsi" educational complex. Music education in Sebastatsi is an important component. The late Harutyun Topikyan's choir formed years ago continues its activities.

Feast of the Naming of Our Lord Jesus Christ


The 8th day following Holy Nativity, the Armenian  Church celebrates the Feast Day of the Naming of Our Lord Jesus Christ. During the feast a Divine Liturgy was offered in all churches.