The Rev. Fr. Mesrop Ash, Pastor of St. John Armenian Church of San Francisco, represented the Western Diocese at the ordination of Auxiliary Bishop Robert Christian to serve the Archdiocese of San Francisco on Tuesday, June 5, 2018.
Present were the Papal Nuncio to the United States, Cardinal Roger Mahoney, several local bishops and priests, as well as other ecumenical guests.
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On June 7, the Very Rev. Fr. Dajad Dz. V. Yardemian, accompanied by the Rev. Fr. Nerses Hayrapetyan, attended the episcopal ordination of The Most Reverend Marc Vincent Trudeau, Titular Bishop of the Diocese of Tinis in Proconsular Auxiliary Bishop of Los Angeles.
In the presence of The Most Reverend Christophe Pierre, Apostolic Nuncio to the Untied States of America, Auxiliary Bishop Trudeau was ordained by The Most Reverend Jose H. Gomez, Archbishop of the Catholic Archdiocese of Los Angeles at The Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels.
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