On Thursday, September 29, 2016, His Holiness Aram I, Catholicos of the Great House of Cilicia, arrived in Los Angeles, where over the next four days he will preside over celebrations of the 20th anniversary of his election and consecration. His Holiness was accompanied by Catholicosate Ecumenical Officer Very Rev. Fr. Housig Mardirossian and Audio-Visual Department head and staff-bearer Very Rev. Fr. Bedros Manuelian.
His Holiness was greeted at the airport by H.E. Archbishop Moushegh Mardirossian, Prelate, members of the Cilician Brotherhood, Central Executive members Khajag Dikijian and Vahe Yacoubian, ARF Central Committee members, and Executive Council members.