AJC and Western Diocese Present "100 Years Later: The Shared Reflections of Two Communities" A Commemoration of the Centennial of the Armenian Genocide: Congressman Adam Schiff Honored During the Event

Mar 25, 2015 — On Sunday, March 22, at 4:30 p.m. cyclists and runners of the LA2DC relay marathon gathered at the Turpanjian Plaza of the Western Diocese where they were greeted by His Eminence Archbishop Hovnan Derderian, the Diocesan Primate and the Honorable Adam Schiff, member of the United States Congress (CA-28th District).
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Mexico City Commemorates Armenian Genocide Centennial – Commemorations Jointly Organized by the Armenian Ambassador to Mexico and the Primate of the Western Diocese of the Armenian Apostolic Church of North America

Mar 20, 2015 — On March 13, the Diocesan Primate led a delegation of Diocesan benefactors to Mexico City for the official commemoration of the Armenian Genocide. The event marked the third official pastoral visit of His Eminence Archbishop Hovnan Derderian since the transition of the Diocese of Mexico under the jurisdiction of the Western Diocese of the Armenian Church of North America by the Pontifical Encyclical of His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians in 2014.
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St. Mary Armenian Church of Costa Mesa Commemorates Armenian Genocide Centennial with a Martyrs’ Monument

Mar 13, 2015 — Hundreds attended the celebration of the Divine Liturgy at St. Mary Armenian Church in Costa Mesa on Sunday, March 8, 2015. The day’s celebrant and homilist was His Eminence Archbishop Hovnan Derderian, Primate of the Western Diocese of the Armenian Church of North America.
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