“Satig Der Ohanessian” Fund $110,000 Towards the Cultural Mission of the Western Prelacy

In order to immortalize the memory of the late benefactor Satig Der Ohanessian, the Der Ohanessian family welcomed the suggestion of H.G. Bishop Torkom Donoyan, Prelate, to established the “Satig Der Ohanessian” Fund within the Western Prelacy and donated $110,000 towards the fund, which, under the supervision of the Prelate, will serve the purpose of […]

The Prelate Provided Spiritual and Financial Support to the Families of the Fallen Martyrs

In light of His Holiness Aram I Catholicos of the Holy See of Cilicia declaration of 2021 as the “Year of Artsakh,” H.G. Bishop Torkom Donoyan, Prelate, among other initiatives throughout the year, also founded the Martyrs Family Foundation, and within this sphere, recently left on a week-long mission to Armenia. On his mission to […]

Diaconate Picnic on the Occasion of the Feast of Transfiguration of Jesus Christ

On Saturday, July 10, 2021, under the leadership and attendance of H.G. Bishop Torkom Donoyan, Prelate, a Diaconate picnic was held at Brace Canyon Park in Burbank. The picnic was organized by the Western Prelacy’s Deacon and Stole-bearer Assembly, which is directed by Rev. Fr. Movses Shannakian. The picnic had a warm fraternal atmosphere, in […]

Episcopal Divine Liturgy at St. Sarkis Church in Pasadena on the Feast of the Transfiguration of Our Lord Jesus Christ

On Sunday, July 11, 2021, H.G. Bishop Torkom Donoyan, Prelate, celebrated Divine Liturgy at St. Sarkis Armenian Church in Pasadena, on the occasion of the Feast of the Transfiguration of our Lord Jesus Christ. The Prelate first greeted the parish of St. Sarkis Armenian Church and then beseeched the Lord for divine blessings upon every […]

Bestowing of “Prince of Cilicia” Medal to Mr. & Mrs. Garo & Sosse Eshgian – The Couple Generously Donated $100,000 to the Western Prelacy

On the evening of Thursday, July 8, 2021, under the auspices of H.G. Bishop Torkom Donoyan, Prelate, the Executive Council organized a special dinner in honor of Mr. & Mrs. Garo and Sosse Eshgian, in recognition of his many years of service to the Western Prelacy, our churches and schools, as well as his philanthropic […]

Pastors of the Armenian Evangelical, Nazarene and Brotherhood Churches in Pasadena Visited the Western Prelacy

On Wednesday, June 30, 2021, the pastors of the Armenian Evangelical, Nazarene, Brotherhood churches in Pasadena, led by Reverend Joe Matossian, met with H.G. Bishop Torkom Donoyan, Prelate. The visiting pastors congratulated the Prelate on his service within the Western Prelacy, and in turn, Bishop Donoyan praised the spiritual service of the pastors and wished […]

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