Weekly News – March 9, 2012


H.E. Archbishop Moushegh Mardirossian, Prelate, has departed for Lebanon where he will participate in meetings at the Catholicosate, presided over by H.H. Catholicos Aram I.

The meetings between His Holiness, Prelates, Central Religious and Executive members, and Executive Council representatives of each Prelacy will take place from March 13-17, 2012.  The Prelates and Executive Council members from each Prelacy will also have the opportunity to meet with His Holiness and Central Executive members to discuss issues pertaining to their specific regions and collaborative efforts in our homeland.

Joining the Prelate in the meetings are Central Executive member Mr. Khajag Dikijian, and Executive Council members Mr. George Chorbajian and Mr. Toros Kejejian.

During the week of the meetings, there will also be special services and events.



Wednesday, March 14, is Mid-Lent or Michink.

On this occasion, the Ladies Auxiliary Guilds of our Churches have organized Mid-Lent luncheons to take place following Sunrise Services.

Very Rev. Fr. Muron Aznikian will preside over Sunrise Service and deliver the sermon at Holy Cross Cathedral in Montebello.  Armenian Mesrobian School students will attend the service.

The annual Mid-Lent luncheon held under the auspices of the Prelate and organized by the Parish Ladies Auxiliary will follow at the adjacent “Bagramian” Hall.  Mesrobian School students will participate in the cultural program.

The Mid-Lent luncheon of Chamlian School will take place at noon on the same day at Anoush Restaurant in Glendale.  The luncheon is organized by the school’s Parent Support Committee.  Rev. Fr. Vazken Atmajian will represent the Prelate and convey his well wishes.

On Sunday, March 11, the Lent luncheon of the ARS “Mayr” Chapter will take place following Divine Liturgy at “Karapetian” Hall in Hollywood.  Archpriest Fr. Vicken Vassilian will represent the Prelacy and convey the Prelate’s blessings.

On Saturday, March 10, the Lent luncheon of the ARS “Meghri” Chapter will take place at Arbat Restaurant in Burbank.  Very Rev. Fr. Muron Aznikian will represent the Prelate.



On the evening of Saturday, March 10, the 7th annual banquet of the “Jan Tavriz” association will take place at Kalaydjian Hall in Burbank.

Rev. Fr. Gomidas Torossian, will represent the Prelate and convey his blessings.




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