The Pontifical Encyclical of His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians, on the auspicious occasion of the 90th anniversary of the establishment of the Western Diocese of the Armenian Church of North America, was read at St. Leon Armenian Cathedral, following the celebration of the Divine Liturgy on Sunday, May 14, 2017.
The day’s celebrant priest was the Very Rev. Fr. Dajad Dz. V. Yardemian in a service presided by the Diocesan Primate Archbishop Hovnan Derderian.
Click here to read the English translation of the Encyclical.