VIGIL SERVICE AT HOLY ETCHMIADZIN IN PREPARATION FOR THE CANONIZATION OF ARMENIAN GENOCIDE VICTIMS
20:30, 22 Apr 2015
On April 22 at 21: 30, in the Mother Cathedral of Holy Etchmiadzin, His
Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians;
will offer a Vigil Service, in preparation for the Canonization of
the martyrs of the Armenian Genocide. Participating in the service
are the Armenian clergy, and the leaders and official delegations of
the Christian Churches in Armenia for the 100th Anniversary of the
On April 23 at 10:00 am, Divine Liturgy will be celebrated in the
Mother Cathedral of Holy Etchmiadzin.
On April 23, starting at 17:15, at the St. Trdat Open Air Altar at
the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin, the Canonization Service for the
Martyrs of the Armenian Genocide will be offered.
The Armenian Church invites its faithful children to bring their
prayerful participation to the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin for
this historic event.