Pictures of the Feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross

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Friday evening September 29, on the Eve of the Feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross, young members of the Armenian Community in Jerusalem made a large cross of candles in the great courtyard, while the Seminary Choir sang. His Beatitude Archbishop Nourhan Manougian, the Armenian Patriarch of Jerusalem and Continue Reading →

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

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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 →

Visit of Dr. Leonardo Cohen and students of the Ben Gurion University of the Negev

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Visit to the Armenian Patriarchate 21-6-2017 My name is Leonardo Cohen. I am a lecturer at the Department of Middle Eastern Studies at the Ben Gurion University of the Negev, and my research deals with issues related to Ethiopian Christianity, the history of the Society of Jesus, and the history Continue Reading →

Graduates Sts. Tarkmanchatz Armenian School 2017

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In this picture: His Eminence Archbishop Sevan Gharibian, the Grand Sacristan of the Armenian Patriarchate of Jerusalem, the Reverend Father Norayr  Kazaian, dean of the Sts. Tarkmanchatz Armenian School, the teaching staff and the graduated students of 2017. The graduates from left to right: Issa Abu Slayeh, Meghry Avakian, Alek Continue Reading →

Student Applications for the Theological Seminary

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The Theological Seminary of the Armenian Patriarchate of Jerusalem is accepting student applications: ԸՆԴՈՒՆԵԼՈՒԹՅՈՒՆ 2017-2018 ուսումնական տարվա Երուսաղեմի Ժառանգավորաց Վարժարան եւ Ընծայարան կարող են դիմել 15 տարեկանը լրացած հայորդիներ, ովքեր ունեն միջին, ավագ, եւ ավելի բարձր կրթություն: Դիմորդները Երուսաղեմի Ժառանգավորաց Վարժարան եւ Ընծայարան ընդունվելու համար հանձնում են քննություն հետեւյալ առարկաններից. Continue Reading →

350th Anniversary of the first printed Armenian Bible

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On November the 13th an exhibition was festively opened in Amsterdam, dedicated to 350th anniversary of the first printed Armenian Bible, printed by Voskan Yerevantsi. The exhibition is part of the Special Collections of the University of Amsterdam, in cooperation with the St. Krikor Narekatsi School and the Armenian Apostolic 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 →

Opening of the Academic Year of the Theological Seminary

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This morning the Academic Year of the Armenian Theological Seminary of the Patriarchate was opened. Upon the arrival of His Beatitude the Patriarch and accompanying priests of the Brotherhood of St. James, all present sung. The Dean of the Seminary, the Reverend Father Theodoros Zakaryan started with a reading from Continue Reading →