Wednesday evening, June 16, 2021 the Graduation Ceremony at the Armenian Theological Seminary took place.
The evening was opened by the Secretary of the Seminary, Deacon Ashot Ghazarian.
After his introduction, there was the performance of musical pieces as well as the declamation of Armenian poetry. Parting students gave speeches in various languages.
The Dean of the Seminary, the very Reverend Father Theodoros Zakarian described the contents of the educational programs, and he thanked the supporting and teaching staff of the Seminary.
His Eminence Archbishop Sevan Gharibian, the Grand Sacristan of the Armenian Patriarchate, handed out the graduations certificates as well as the awards for the highest achieving students.
The evening was concluded with prayer and blessings.
After the ceremony, there was cake and light refreshments for all present.
click HERE for a video report of the event
The video is made by the Very Reverend Father Ghevond Hovhanissian