Mother See Announces 2015 Holy Week Schedule

All services will be held in the Mother Cathedral of Holy Etchmiadzin. We encourage our faithful world-wide to participate in the services leading up to the Glorious Resurrection of our Lord Jesus Christ. Armenian communities throughout the world will be able to watch Easter Divine Liturgy broadcast live from the Mother Cathedral of Holy Etchmiadzin on Sunday morning, April 5, on Armenian Public Television available through satellite providers. The international television broadcast schedule will be announced soon.

Holy Tuesday – March 31
05:30 pm - Evening Services

Holy Week Schedule

Feature Video

On March 29 Armenian Church celebrated the feast of Palm Sunday, celebrating the Triumphant Entry of Christ into Jerusalem. In the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin Divine Liturgy was followedof the Blessing of the Four Corners of the World (Andastan) service. At the conclusion of the Holy Service His Holiness Karekin II Catholicos of All Armenians presided over the Blessing of children ceremony and blessed the children who were in the Mother Cathedral.

Liturgical Calendar

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Holy Tuesday
Remembrance of the Ten Virgins

Genesis 6:9-9:17
Proverbs 9:1-10:6
Isaiah 40:9-17
Matthew 24:1-26:2