Launching of “The Promise Institute for Human Rights” at UCLA

On Tuesday, November 19, 2019, a special reception was held at UCLA to launch “The Promise Institute for Human Rights.” The center at the university’s School of Law will serve as a national hub for human rights education, research, and advocacy. It has been launched with the help of a $20 million donation from proceeds […]

Varant and Hoori Melkonian to Host “Prelate’s New Year and Christmas Dinner”

H.E. Archbishop Moushegh Mardirossian, Prelate, the Religious and Executive Councils, and the Ladies Auxiliary are pleased to announce that longtime community benefactors Mr. and Mrs. Varant and Hoori Melkonian will host the upcoming “Prelate’s New Year and Christmas Dinner.” The event will take place on Monday, January 6, 2020, at 6:30 p.m., at Holy Cross […]

Western Prelacy Ladies Auxiliary New Year and Christmas Luncheon-Boutique

On Thursday, December 5, 2019, the annual Western Prelacy Ladies Auxiliary New Year and Christmas Luncheon-Boutique will be held at Brandview Ballroom in Glendale (111 E. Harvard St.), under the auspices of H.E. Archbishop Moushegh Mardirossian, Prelate. This year’s host is Prelacy sponsor Mrs. Kohar Sulahian. Tickets are $60 and may be reserved by contacting the […]

Armenia Fund 22nd Annual Telethon

On Thursday, November 28, 2019, Thanksgiving Day, the 22nd annual Armenia Fund Telethon will be broadcast from 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. PST, with the first four hours live from Yerevan. Proceeds from the telethon, which carries the slogan “To My Beloved Armenia,” will benefit the installation of solar power systems and the construction of […]

Prelate to Preside over Divine Liturgy at St. Garabed Church in Hollywood

On Sunday, November 24, 2019, H.E. Archbishop Moushegh Mardirossian, Prelate, will preside over Divine Liturgy and deliver the sermon at St. Garabed Church in Hollywood. Following the service, the Prelate will attend the traditional Thanksgiving luncheon organized by the ARS “Mayr” chapter at “Karapetian” Hall.

Reception in Honor of “My Step” Alliance Head Lilit Makunts

On Monday, November 18, 2019, a reception in honor of Lilit Makunts, member of the National Assembly of Armenia and head of the My Step alliance, was held at the Consulate General in Glendale hosted by Ambassador Armen Baibourtian, Consul General of Armenia in Los Angeles. On behalf of H.E. Archbishop Moushegh Mardirossian, Prelate, Rev. […]

Requiem for Homenetmen Members in Prelacy Churches

By the request of Homenetmen Western Region Executive and the ordinance of H.E. Archbishop Moushegh Mardirossian, Prelate, on Sunday, November 17, 2019, requiem prayers for departed Homenetmen members were offered in all Prelacy Churches at the conclusion of Divine Liturgy. The Prelate presided over Divine Liturgy and delivered the sermon at Holy Cross Cathedral in […]

Presentation of Dr. Vartan Tachdjian’s New Book

On Sunday, November 17, 2019, the presentation of Dr. Vartan Tachdjian’s book “From Deportation to Medicine” took place at the hall of St. Gregory the Illuminator Catholic Church in Glendale. On behalf of H.E. Archbishop Moushegh Mardirossian, Prelate, Rev. Fr. Ghevont Kirazian attended and read the Prelate’s congratulatory message. His Eminence had stated that despite […]

Annual Banquet of the Crescenta Valley Church

On Friday, November 15, 2019, the annual banquet of the Crescenta Valley was held at “Impression” Banquet Hall in Glendale under the auspices of and with the presence of H.E. Archbishop Moushegh Mardirossian, Prelate. The banquet was organized by the Board of Trustees and Ladies Guild. In attendance were H.G. Bishop Torkom Donoyan, Vicar General, […]

Reception in Honor of Hayastan All Armenian Fund Executive Director Haykak Arshamyan

On Friday, November 15, 2019, a reception in honor of Haykak Arshamyan, Executive Director of Hayastan All Armenian Fund, was held at the Consulate General in Glendale hosted by Ambassador Armen Baibourtian, Consul General of Armenia in Los Angeles, and Maria Mehranian, President of Armenia Fund Western U.S. On behalf of H.E. Archbishop Moushegh Mardirossian, […]

Requiem Prayers for Homenetmen Members to be Offered in Prelacy Churches

By the request of Homenetmen Western Region Executive and the ordinance of H.E. Archbishop Moushegh Mardirossian, Prelate, on Sunday, November 17, 2019, requiem prayers for departed Homenetmen members will be offered in all Prelacy Churches at the conclusion of Divine Liturgy. The Prelate will preside over Divine Liturgy and deliver the sermon at Holy Cross […]

Homenetmen Day Celebration

On Saturday, November 9, 2019, the annual Homenetmen Day celebration was held at the Homenetmen Glendale “Ararat” Chapter “Baghdasarian-Shahinian” Hall. On behalf of H.E. Archbishop Moushegh Mardirossian, Prelate, Rev. Fr. Ardak Demirjian attended, delivered the invocation, and conveyed the blessings and congratulations of His Eminence. He added that the Prelacy has a long history of […]

Holy Martyrs Church of Encino 56th Anniversary Banquet

On Saturday, November 9, 2019, Holy Martyrs Church of Encino celebrated the 56th anniversary of its consecration with a banquet held at “Avedissian” Hall under the auspices of and with the presence of H.E. Archbishop Moushegh Mardirossian, Prelate. The banquet was organized by the Pastor, Board of Trustees, and 56th Anniversary Committee, and was hosted […]

Annual Banquet of St. Sarkis Church of Pasadena

On Friday, November 8, 2019, the annual banquet of St. Sarkis Church of Pasadena was held at “The Great Caesar” Banquet Hall in Tujunga, under the auspices of and with the presence of H.E. Archbishop Moushegh Mardirossian, Prelate. The banquet was organized by Parish Pastor Rev. Fr. Boghos Baltayan and the Board of Trustees. H.G. […]

Prelate to Preside over Divine Liturgy at St. Sarkis Church in Pasadena

On Sunday, November 10, 2019, H.E. Archbishop Moushegh Mardirossian, Prelate, will preside over Divine Liturgy and deliver the sermon at St. Sarkis Church in Pasadena. H.G. Bishop Torkom Donoyan, Vicar General, will preside over Divine Liturgy and deliver the sermon at St. Garabed Church in Hollywood.

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