Nov 25, 2014 — Although Thanksgiving Day does not appear on the calendar of the Armenian Church, and although it is a civil holiday, nevertheless, there are good reasons which make it necessary that we should observe it even in our churches. One of the main reasons for this is that the origin and aim of Thanksgiving Day is religious. Another reason is that it is an American holiday, and we, as American citizens, have to observe it, not only by taking the day off but also by attending a church service. Read More »
Nov 25, 2014 — The Diocese of the Armenian Church of Mexico was transferred to operate under the jurisdiction of the Western Diocese. The historic transfer was made official by the Pontifical Encyclical (number 877) of His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians dated November 21, 2014.
Nov 19, 2014 — On Sunday November 16, 2014 St. Paul Armenian Church held its annual fall banquet. The morning started off with the Divine Liturgy celebrated by His Eminence Archbishop Hovnan Derderian, Primate of the Western Diocese. St. Paul was not only honored with the presence of the Diocesan Primate, but doubly honored to have the Khachadourian Choir from Los Angeles. Read More »