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Visit the Holy Land This Summer

We are pleased to announce our 5th Pilgrimage to Jerusalem, taking place this summer. The trip is scheduled for August 16-28, 2018 and will feature tours of the most well-known sites in the Holy Land as we walk in the footsteps of Our...

Primate to Attend Name Day Celebration

Join us on Sunday, December 17th as we celebrate the 86th Anniversary of our parish with our Annual Name Day Banquet and Celebration.  His Eminence Abp. Khajag Barsamian, Primate, presiding. This year's banquet will honor Parishioner of the Year Michael G. Yapchaian and Diocesan St. Vartan...

St. James Family Table – Order Our Cookbook & Aprons

St. James Cookbook St. James Family Table Cookbook and "Hrametzek" Aprons!

Our Women's Guild has compiled a collection of 400 traditional Armenian, Middle Eastern and other favorites - from appetizers to desserts. This book is sure to be treasured...

Feast of the Assumption – Sunday, August 13

The Feast of the Assumption of the Holy Mother of God (Asdvadzadzin), one of the  five major feasts of the Armenian Church, falls on Sunday, August 13th this year. This Feast commemorates the bodily ascent of the Virgin Mary (her assumption) into heaven by...

Feast of the Transfiguration (Vartavar) on Sunday, July 23rd


8 Things to Know about the Feast of the Transfiguration

  1. What does the word "transfiguration" mean? The word comes from the Latin roots trans- ("across") and figura ("form, shape"). It thus signifies a change of form or appearance. The Armenian word for...