PRELATE TO PRESIDE OVER DIVINE LITURGY AT HOLY MARTYRS CHURCH IN ENCINO
On Sunday, December 21, 2014, H.E. Archbishop Moushegh Mardirossian, Prelate, will preside over Divine Liturgy at Holy Martyrs Church in Encino. Following the service, the Prelate will preside over the annual Christmas program of the Sunday School, which this year celebrates its 50th anniversary, and will convey his New Year and Christmas well wishes to the Sunday School family. The program will be held at “Avedissian” Hall. Guests will be hosted to a luncheon by the Board of Trustees.
“ART 4 ART” FINE STUDIO ART CELEBRATES 15TH ANNIVERSARY
On Wednesday, December 18, “Art 4 Art” Fine Art Studio celebrated its 15th anniversary with an art exhibition and book presentation held at “Armenak Der Bedrossian” Hall of St. Mary’s Church in Glendale. The event was held under the auspices of the Prelate, who was in attendance and conveyed his congratulatory remarks to the studio’s proprietor, renowned artist Razmik Samvelts Hadjikian. St. Mary’s Church pastors joined the Prelate.
The exhibition featured works by the artist and his students. The studio recently published a commemorative booklet chronicling the works and exhibits of the artist in the last fifteen years. The booklet, sponsored by the Prelacy, was presented at the event.
The Prelate congratulated Mr. Hadjikan and commended not only his artistry but his good character, and applauded his valuable contribution to bringing art and art appreciation to the younger generations.