Orthodox Churches Committee Meeting

The committee of the Orthodox Churches of Toronto met on Tuesday, October 7, 2008 at the Holy Trinity Armenian Church to exchange ideas and share concerns about their churches and parishes. Attendees were: Rev. Archpriest Zareh Zargarian as representative of the Armenian Orthodox Church, Fr. Peter Avgeropoulos from the Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Toronto, Fr…. Read More »


The Holy Trinity Armenian Church Walk-A-Thon took place on Sunday, October 5, 2008. The organizers started registration process at 8:30 am at St. Mary’s Armenian Church surrounding. The participants gathered for a prayer before starting the walk. By the invitation of Rev. Archpriest Zareh Zargarian, V. Rev. Fathers Meghrik Parikian and Sipan Kechedjian from St. Mary… Read More »

Youth Representatives from Can-Arm Diocese participate in the 4th Annual Pan-North American Retreat in Chicago, IL

The 4th Annual Pan-North American Retreat was held this year in Chicago, Illinois. The retreat consisted of youth from all across the United States—from the Eastern and Western Dioceses—who were all eager to participate in a spiritual, yet fun-filled weekend. From the Canadian Diocese, a group of enthusiastic youth embarked on the lengthy journey to… Read More »

Mother See Holy Etchmiatzin

The Message of His Holiness Karekin II Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians on the Occasion of the BLESSING OF THE HOLY MURON Dear pious Armenian pilgrims, From the heights of heaven, holiness descends once more today and disperses blessing, grace and exuberance over our homeland, within our souls, and throughout the whole of… Read More »

HTAC 4th Annual Golf Tournament

The rain held off for the 4th Annual Holy Trinity Armenian Church Charity Golf Tournament, which was held on Sunday, September 14th, 2008 at the prestigious home of the 2007 Canadian Open Angus Glen. The tournament was a success, with over 90 golfers. Some golfers were those from the Armenian Community, but we were very… Read More »

Reopening of SSSM Armenian School 2008-09

The 2008-2009 school year began on Saturday, September 13, 2008. This was the start of the 53rd academic year of St. Sahag and St. Mesrob Armenian Saturday School of the Holy Trinity Armenian Church. It was a great pleasure for the Principal as well as the Teaching Staff to see our students return to Saturday School… Read More »

Gala Concert in honour of the 80th Anniversary of the foundation of Holy Trinity Armenian Apostolic Church of Toronto

By Lena Ishkanian, CAAPA Treasurer On the evening of Sunday, September 7, 2008, Torontonians were honoured with a rare and memorable concert event featuring an international cast of performers spanning the globe to include Armenia, Canada and Italy. The Canadian Armenian Association for the Performing Arts (CAAPA) under the patronage of His Eminence Bishop Bagrat… Read More »

St. Sarkis the Warrior and His Son, St. Mardiros

The feast day honoring St. Sarkis is movable.  It occurs between January 11th and February 15th.  Each year it follows the five-day Fast of Catechumens. Sarkis was a Greek from the area of Cappadocia on the Anatolian plain.  He was a proud, brave Christian and served as a Roman army officer during the reign of Emperor Constantine… Read More »

Family Support Services shares Thanksgiving dinner with Street Haven Women’s Shelter

On Monday, October 9, as people all across Canada celebrated Thanksgiving dinner with their families, members of the Executive Committee of the Family Support Services (FSS) of the Holy Trinity Armenian Church, their children and supporters, volunteered to share Thanksgiving dinner with over 60 women at Street Haven Women’s Shelter. In keeping with the spirit… Read More »

25th Anniversary of Zoryan Institute

The Diocese of The Armenian Church of Canada honoured the Zoryan Institute on the occasion of its 25thAnniversary, in the Great Hall of Hart House, University of Toronto, on the evening of Saturday, October 7, 2006, with the participation of all Toronto Armenian organizations (religious, cultural, philanthropic and political) and over 225 friends of the Diocese… Read More »