Armenian KC

  • 25 May 2017, 12:15 | Church-state relations

    Avakov promises to transfer St Casimir Church of Lviv to Armenian Catholic Church

    The Church of St. Casimir in Lviv, which is owned by the Lviv State University of Internal Affairs, will be transferred to the Armenian Catholic Church. On May 23, Minister of Interior Affairs Arsen Avakov was reported as saying this during a meeting with a delegation of ACC, according to the website of the Ministry of Interior of Ukraine.

  • 20 October 2016, 12:47 | Church-state relations | 

    Ukraine marks 70th anniversary of elimination of Armenian Catholic Church

    “In 1945, a mass liquidation of Eastern Catholic Churches was launched in western Ukraine. Armenian Catholic Church was one of the first among them,” the text of the Parliament resolution goes.

  • 9 September 2015, 10:19 | World news | 

    Pope concelebrates Mass with Armenian Patriarch

    History was made on Monday when Pope Francis concelebrated morning Mass in the chapel at Casa Santa Marta with the recently-elected Patriarch of Cilicia of the Armenians, His Beatitude Gregory Peter XX Ghabroyan, as well as with the Bishops of Synod of the Apostolic Armenian Catholic Church and the Prefect of the Congregation for Eastern Churches, Cardinal Leonardo Sandri.

  • 26 June 2015, 09:59 | Armenian KC | 

    Armenian Catholic Leader Nerses Bedros XIX Passes Away

    The leader of worldwide Armenian Catholics, Catholicos Nerses Bedros XIX passed away Thursday from a heart attack in Lebanon, reported the administration of the Glendale-based St. Gregory the Illuminator Church.

  • 25 January 2012, 13:16 | Interchurch relations | 

    Reps of Different Denominations Pray for Christian Unity in Lviv

    Representatives of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church (UGCC), Ukrainian Autocephalous Orthodox Church (UAOC), Roman Catholic Church (RCC), Armenian Apostolic Church and the Church of Christians of Evangelical Faith participated in an interdenominational prayer for unity held on January 24 in the chapel of the Ukrainian Catholic University (UCU).

  • 8 September 2011, 09:12 | Religious holidays and traditions | 

    Feast of the Nativity of Our Most Holy Theotokos and Ever-Virgin Mary

    The Roman Catholics and Armenians celebrate the Feast of the Nativity of Our Most Holy Lady, the Theotokos and Ever-Virgin Mary on September 8.

  • 22 June 2011, 11:57 | Religious ceremonies and pilgrimage | 

    Several thousand people gather in Kyiv for interdenominational prayer for WWII victims

    Today on Mykhailivska Square in Kyiv, a national interdenominational prayer was held in memory of the fallen during World War II, dedicated to the 70th anniversary of the German assault on the USSR.

  • 8 June 2011, 15:48 | Armenian KC | 

    Eminent Armenian archbishop reburied in Lviv

    An eminent pre-war archbishop will be reburied in Lviv, Ukraine, following a long-running campaign by Polish authorities.

  • 7 April 2010, 12:23 | Religious holidays and traditions | 

    10.9 Million People in Ukraine Attend Easter Services

    Last weekend, on April 3-4, 2010, in 16.3 thousand church buildings in all regions of Ukraine Easter services were celebrated by over 10.9 million persons according to the Ministry of Internal Affairs.