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Cathedral’s Sunday School Concludes with Choir and Altar Participation

Cathedral’s Sunday School Concludes with Choir and Altar Participation

On Sunday, June 14, St. Illuminator Cathedral’s Sunday School students participated in the choir and served on the Altar to show the community how much they had learned. Their involvement from the beginning of the service provided a role model of their dedication and commitment to participating in the daily […]

 
Very Reverend Father Zareh Sarkissian at the Saint Illuminator’s Cathedral

Very Reverend Father Zareh Sarkissian at the Saint Illuminator’s Cathedral

On Sunday, June 14, by the special invitation of the Pastor and Board of Trustees of Saint Illuminator’s Cathedral, the guest homilist was Very Reverend Father Zareh Sarkissian, a member of the Brotherhood of the Catholicosate of the Great House of Cilicia. In his homily, Father Sarkissian emphasized the importance […]

 
Canvas donation from the Armenian Society of Columbia University to Saint Illuminator’s

Canvas donation from the Armenian Society of Columbia University to Saint Illuminator’s

Rev. Fr. Mesrob Lakissian with Mr. Haik Ter-Nersesyan

 
Farewell to Deacon Kevork Hadjian

Farewell to Deacon Kevork Hadjian

FAREWELL TO DEACON KEVORK HADJIAN During the last four years, Deacon Kevork Hadjian has been invited to St. Illuminator’s Cathedral from Armenia by the Pastor and Board of Trustees to direct the choir on Palm Sunday, Holy Week and Easter.  This year Dn. Hadjian participated also at the Commemoration of the […]

 
Flag Blessing and Prayers for the Armenian Republic

Flag Blessing and Prayers for the Armenian Republic

FLAG BLESSING AND PRAYERS FOR THE ARMENIAN REPUBLIC By order of the Prelate, Archbishop Oshagan, Prelacy parishes offered prayers of Thanksgiving for the Republic of Armenia and blessed the Armenian tricolor flag on the occasion of the 97th anniversary of the first Armenian Republic (May 28, 1918), and the 24th anniversary […]

 
Bishop Anoushavan at the Cathedral

Bishop Anoushavan at the Cathedral

On Sunday, April 12, 2015, H. G. Bishop Anoushavan Tanielian, Vicar General, presided over the Divine Liturgy and Requiem Service at St. Illuminator’s Cathedral. H. G. Bishop Anoushavan Tanielian officiating the Requiem service

 
COUNCILWOMAN AND HER STAFF VISIT ST. ILLUMINATOR’S CATHEDRAL

COUNCILWOMAN AND HER STAFF VISIT ST. ILLUMINATOR’S CATHEDRAL

On Monday, April 6, 2015, St. Illuminator‘s Cathedral welcomed Councilwoman Rosie Mendez (District 2) and Mr. Burton Leon, portfolio manager for NYCHA, to review and provide support for Cathedral Hall’s Side Door Project (handicap access ramp to sidewalk). They were accompanied by Ms. Vanessa Diaz-Lopez and Ms. Marcela Medina and […]

 
PREPARATIONS FOR THE 100th ANNIVERSARY OF ST. ILLUMINATOR’S CATHEDRAL

PREPARATIONS FOR THE 100th ANNIVERSARY OF ST. ILLUMINATOR’S CATHEDRAL

Father Mesrob, Board of Trustees members and the 100th Anniversary committee of the St. Illuminator’s Cathedral working together in preparation for the historic event to be held on Sunday, May 17, 2015: Divine Liturgy at the Cathedral at 10:30am, celebrated by H.H. Aram I, Catholicos of the Great House of […]

 
COMBATING RURAL POVERTY IN ARMENIA: DEVELOPMENT INTERVENTIONS

COMBATING RURAL POVERTY IN ARMENIA: DEVELOPMENT INTERVENTIONS

On Tuesday, December 10, 2013 at the John Pashalian Hall of St. Illuminator’s Cathedral the audience learned much during the lecture/multimedia presentation by OXFAM representatives Mr. Jonathan Puddifoot and Ms. Margarita Hakobyan. Rev. Fr. Mesrob Lakissian opened the event with his welcoming remarks and introduced Mr. Jonathan Puddifoot and Ms. […]

 
TENTH ANNIVERSARY REQUIEM SERVICE FOR ARCHBISHOP MESROB ASHJIAN

TENTH ANNIVERSARY REQUIEM SERVICE FOR ARCHBISHOP MESROB ASHJIAN

H. E. Archbishop Oshagan Choloyan, Prelate, will officiate the Divine Liturgy and H. G. Bishop Anoushavan Tanielian will deliver the Sermon this Sunday, December 8, at St. Illuminator’s Cathedral. Following the Liturgy His Eminence will officiate over the Solemn Requiem Service in remembrance of Archbishop Mesrob Ashjian, Prelate of the […]