Armenian Church Seeks to Sanctify Armenian Genocide Victims

ETCHMIADZIN (Armenpress)–The Armenian Church said it is reviewing canonizing the more than 1.5 millions Armenia’s who fell victims to a genocide carried out by Turkey at the turn of the twentieth century.

A committee tasked with exploring the procedural process met for the first time September 3-6 in Etchmiadzin–Armenia. Their first working session will convene November 8-12–again in Etchmiadzin.


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