Armenian Church


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Armenian Church

n.
An autonomous Christian church established in Armenia in the fourth century ad.

Armenian Church

n
(Christian Churches, other) the national Church of Armenia, founded in the early fourth century ad, the dogmas and liturgy of which are similar to those of the Orthodox Church
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Noun1.Armenian Church - an independent Christian church established in Armenia since 300Armenian Church - an independent Christian church established in Armenia since 300; was influenced by both Roman and Byzantine traditions
Christian church, church - one of the groups of Christians who have their own beliefs and forms of worship
Armenia, Hayastan, Republic of Armenia - a landlocked republic in southwestern Asia; formerly an Asian soviet; modern Armenia is but a fragment of ancient Armenia which was one of the world's oldest civilizations; throughout 2500 years the Armenian people have been invaded and oppressed by their neighbors
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Initiating a new policy of returning foreign artifacts to their original owners, Iranian officials have said that they will return a 629-year-old bell, which belonged to an Armenian church in Turkey, to that church on Akhtamar, an island in Turkey's Lake Van.
Attaching particular importance to the role and significance of the Armenian church in preservation of Armenian traditions in Diaspora, mayor Taron Margaryan thanked the hieromonk Poghos Vardanyan for the contribution to uniting the Armenian community.
And we celebrate the life of the Armenian nation and the witness of the Armenian church.
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ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- The Diyarbakyr Regional Directorate of Foundations has decided to return 17 properties in the southeastern province of Diyarbakyr to the Armenian community as a result of an initiative launched over the past year by the Diyarbakyr Surp Giragos Armenian Church Foundation.
Thus, while the volume may not be as up-to-date as the scholar might wish, His Holiness Aram I, a prominent figure in modern ecumenical circles and a worthy successor to Nerses, should be commended for making available to students of the oriental churches such important correspondence from a rich and important time in the history of the Armenian Church.
The Archbishop stated that Bulgaria has always helped Armenia and voiced hope the new Armenian church building, currently under construction in Sofia, will turn into another blessing for the country.
January 08 2011 (TUR) -- The Surp Krikor Lusavoric Armenian Church re-opened in Istanbul on Sunday after a restoration by Sisli Municipality.
The Armenian Church at Armenian Street provides a tranquil setting for rest and meditation in the civic district.
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