Mrs. Sevadjian donated her books “the Shadow of the Sultan” and “The Darker Shadow” to the Armenian Patriarchate in Jerusalem.


We would like to thank the author Mrs. Rubina Sevadjian for donating signed copies of her books In the Shadow of the Sultan and The Darker Shadow to the Armenian Patriarchate in Jerusalem. Mrs. Sevadjian wrote these books for young readers, and her donation will enable future generations to remember Continue Reading →

Article Mr. Russell B. Smith “Remember the Genocide the World Forgot”


Remember The Genocide The World Forgot (a Footsteps Friday reflection) August 4, 2017 / Russell Smith website Mr. Russell Smith This post is part of a series reflecting on my Pilgrimage to the Holy Land. The Pilgrimage was a guided experience called “The Footsteps of Jesus” – every Friday, I’ll Continue Reading →

Visit to Auschwitz


In the beginning of this month, an interfaith delegation of the Council of Religious Leaders in Israel traveled together to Poland, in order to visit Auschwitz. The Reverend Father Koryoun Baghdasaryan represented the Armenian Patriarchate of Jerusalem in this commission. The religious leaders met with the Cardinal of Krakow and Continue Reading →

Letter of Mrs Gefen, coordinator of the Charlotta Chorale of Tel Aviv

We received this letter from Mrs Gefen, the coordinator of the Charlotta Chorale: “His Beatitude Archbishop Nourhan Manougian Armenian Patriarch of Jerusalem Your Beatitude: I write on behalf of Charlotta Chorale of Tel Aviv and our veteran Israeli chorus master, Eli Gefen. We are a Jewish classical ensemble of 18 Continue Reading →

Knesset Committee recognizes Armenian Genocide


On Monday August 1, the Knesset Committee of Education, Sports and Culture recognized the Armenian Genocide. The Chairman of the Committee, Member of Knesset Ya’acov Margi (Shas) said that It is “our moral obligation to recognize the Armenian genocide”. Knesset members Zehava Galon (Meretz), Zouheir Bahloul and Nahman Shai (Zionist Continue Reading →