The Week of Prayer for Christian Unity

In Canada, the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity is celebrated from the Sunday prior to the Feast of the Conversion of St. Paul to the following Sunday, which this year is January 18-25. This week is one of the oldest and most widely-observed ecumenical events in the world – 2009 is the 101st anniversary…. Read More »

Soup Kitchen organized by AFSS

The fourth annual Armenian Family Support Services (AFSS) Soup Kitchen was held on Sunday, January 18th at the Holy Trinity Armenian Church. The theme of the event was to once again call attention to the plight of the homeless and to reach out with a helping hand. AFSS board members and volunteers served a simple… Read More »

Volunteers’ Appreciation Party

It is a tradition for Holy Trinity Armenian Church to host a yearly dinner party to honour her dedicated and hardworking volunteers, and to celebrate the unity and hard work they are conducting. By the invitation of Rev. Archpriest Zareh Zargarian and the Parish Council, over 200 volunteers gathered on Saturday, January 17, 2009 in Magaros… Read More »

Armenian Christmas celebrated in Holy Trinity Armenian Church

The solemn observance of the Armenian Christmas Eve (or “jrakalouytz”), on the evening of January 5, 2009, was celebrated by His Grace, Bishop Bagrat Galstanian, Primate of the Canadian Armenian Diocese.  Attending the liturgy were Rev. Archpriest Zareh Zargarian, Rev. Father Sarkis Gulyan and Reverend Canon Harold Nahabedian, of St. Mary Magdalene Anglican Church. Faithful of the… Read More »

On Saturday, December 13th, 2008, Toronto’s Armenian Iraqi’s received some positive news about their families abroad. Hay Doun Family Support Services Montreal and Armenian Family Support Services Toronto, held a special information session for families that had pre-applied. Hay Doun, in a special Collective Sponsorship Program with Immigration Quebec, has been granted to assist in… Read More »

Ecumenical Meeting

On Thursday, November 13, 2008, the Archdiocese of the Armenian Orthodox Church of Canada hosted a luncheon in honor of His Grace Bishop Vazgen Mirzakhanyan, Primate of the Armenian Church Diocese of Georgia. The representatives of different denominations of Ontario’s Christian churches were present at the Holy Trinity Armenian Church to meet Bishop Mirzakhanian and take… Read More »

His Grace Bishop Vazken Mirzakhanian in Toronto

On Sunday, November 9, Holy Liturgy was offered by His Grace, Bishop Vazken Mirzakhanian, Primate of the Armenian Diocese in Georgia. Participating in the solemn Mass were the acolytes, led by the Pastor of Holy Trinity Armenian Church, Rev. Archpriest Zareh Zargarian. Midway through the Liturgy, a large number of copies of the Holy Bible… Read More »

Meeting Rakel Dink

On Wednesday, October 29, 2008 the pastor, Rev. Archpriest Zareh Zargarian, Rev. Archpriest Sarkis Gulyan, the office staff and volunteers present at the Holy Trinity Armenian Church were excited and happy to have Mrs. Rakel Dink who came to visit us during the day, just hours before her public appearance for a lecture at the… Read More »

Art Exhibition of Armenian Artists from the Republic of Georgia

In celebration of the 80th Anniversary of the foundation of the Holy Trinity Armenian Apostolic Church of Toronto, an exhibition was organized under the auspices of His Grace Bishop Bagrad Galstanian, Primate of the Armenian Apostolic Church Canadian Diocese and His Grace Bishop Vazgen Mirzakhanian, the Primate of the Armenian Apostolic Diocese of Georgia. This exhibition… Read More »

The Blessing of Water

On October 26th Sunday Holy Trinity Armenian Church was packed with number of faithful who had come to be present for the Divine Liturgy and especially to enjoy the Blessing of Water ceremony. The celebrant Rev. Archpriest Zareh Zargarian along with Rev. Archpriest Sarkis Gulyan blessed the water with the myron (Holy Oil) which was… Read More »