On Sunday, March 19, 2017, the 41st annual gala of the Armenian Cultural Foundation took place at the Beverly Hills Hotel with the attendance of representatives from the ARF Bureau, ARF Western Region Central Committee, community organizations, Executive Council, sponsors and supporters. The event was sponsored by Mr. and Mrs. Sarkis and Nune Sepetjian. This […]
PRELATE TO PRESIDE OVER DIVINE LITURGY AT HOLY MARTYRS CHURCH IN ENCINO On March 19, 2017, the fourth Sunday of Great Lent, the Sunday of the Steward, H.E. Archbishop Moushegh Mardirossian, Prelate, will preside over Divine Liturgy and deliver the sermon at Holy Martyrs Church in Encino.
On Wednesday, March 15, 2017, H.E. Archbishop Moushegh Mardirossian, Prelate, presided over Sunrise Service at St. Sarkis Church. Levon and Hasmig Tavlian Pre-School students attended the service, accompanied by Director Garine Joukadarian and teachers. Parish Pastor Rev. Fr. Boghos Baltayan assisted, and was joined by Choirmaster Yervant Keshishian and deacons. The students participated by singing […]
On Friday, March 10, 2017 the 47th anniversary gala of Rose and Alex Pilibos School was held under the auspices of H.E. Archbishop Moushegh Mardirossian, Prelate, at Metropol Banquet Hall in Glendale with the theme “Onward and Upward.” The Prelate attended and conveyed his message and blessings to the school family. He was joined by […]
On Saturday, March 11, 2017, the fourth annual Interschool Recitation Contest was held at Vahan and Anoush Chamlian School in Glendale with the participation of 48 students from Chamlian, Rose and Alex Pilibos, Mesrobian, Ferrahian, Marie Cabayan, AGBU Manoogian-Demirdjian, Vatche and Tamar Manoukian, and Sahag Mesrob Schools. This annual event is held under the auspices […]
On Saturday, March 11, 2017, H.E. Archbishop Moushegh Mardirossian, Prelate, traveled to Fresno to conduct the blessing of the newly renovated Garo and Alice Gureghian Armenian Cultural Center. Representatives of the ARF Central Committee, Soghomon Tehlirian Gomideh, Executive Council, Holy Trinity Church, the sponsors, and community members participated in the ceremony. The ceremony began with […]
PRELATE TO PRESIDE OVER GRAND OPENING OF GARO AND ALICE GUREGHIAN ARMENIAN CULTURAL CENTER IN FRESNO This weekend, the Prelate will travel to Fresno where on Saturday, March 11, 2017 he will preside over the blessing and grand opening of the newly renovated Garo and Alice Gureghian Armenian Cultural Center and convey his congratulatory remarks.
On Wednesday, March 8, 2017, the annual Western Prelacy Ladies Auxiliary Great Lent Luncheon was held at De Luxe Banquet Hall in Burbank under the auspices of H.E. Archbishop Moushegh Mardirossian, Prelate, and with the participation of clergy, Executive Council members Therese Kemanjian and Elo Boyajian, ARS Regional Executive and Chapters’ members, parishes’ Ladies Guilds […]
In late 2016, Holy Trinity Church Youth Group of Fresno initiated a remarkable project called the Orphanage Care Package Project with the aim of gathering clothes, toys, school supplies, and other necessities for orphans in Armenia. With the help of church and community members, the Youth Group was able to put together care packages for […]
April 2nd, 2017 marks the first anniversary of the four-day war in Artsakh. The war, instigated by Azerbaijan, resulted in a large number of casualties and destruction as the Armenian forces bravely repelled the aggressors. In commemoration of this somber anniversary, by the ordinance of H.E. Archbishop Moushegh Mardirossian, Prelate, on Sunday, April 2nd, requiem […]
On Friday, March 3rd, 2017 the 47th annual Women’s World Day of Prayer was held at St. Gregory the Illuminator Armenian Catholic Church in Glendale with the participation of clergy and faithful from Armenian Apostolic, Catholic, Evangelical, Nazarene, and Brotherhood Churches in the greater Los Angeles area. H.E. Archbishop Moushegh Mardirossian, Prelate, participated in the […]
PRELATE TO PRESIDE OVER DIVINE LITURGY AT HOLY TRINITY CHURCH IN FRESNO – 40TH DAY REQUIEM PRAYERS FOR JACK GAHVEJIAN On March 5, 2017, the second Sunday of Great Lent, the Sunday of the Expulsion, H.E. Archbishop Moushegh Mardirossian, Prelate, will preside over Divine Liturgy and deliver the sermon at Holy Trinity Church in Fresno. […]
On Wednesday, March 1st, 2017, the first Sunrise Service of Great Lent was conducted in Prelacy Churches, with H.E. Archbishop Moushegh Mardirossian, Prelate, presiding over the service and delivering his message at Holy Martyrs Church in Encino. Ferrahian School sophomores and seniors attended the service, alongside parish Ladies Guild members, ARS Regional Executive and local […]
On Wednesday, March 8, the annual Western Prelacy Ladies Auxiliary Great Lent Luncheon will be held at De Luxe Banquet Hall in Burbank (237 E. Olive Ave.) under the auspices of the Prelate. The luncheon begins at 11:30 a.m. and this year will include Sunrise Service conducted by the Prelate and clergy members. The luncheon […]
Western Prelacy Republishes “The Divine Liturgy of the Armenian Apostolic Church” in Memory of Vahrij Pilavjian
The Western Prelacy is pleased to announce that the Western Prelacy has republished “The Divine Liturgy of the Armenian Apostolic Church” in memory of Executive Council member Vahrij Pilavjian. The book was first published in 2008 by the generous sponsorship of the late Rose Kasimian and Dr. Dennis Kasimian in memory of their husband and […]