New Publication on Catholicosate of Akhtamar

New Publication on Catholicosate of Akhtamar

  • 16 Jun 2017
  • With the blessings of His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians; the Publishing Department of Mother See has published - the “History of the Catholicosate of Akhtamar” book by Mr. Vrej Vardanyan, Doctor of Historical Sciences. The book is next in the series "The History of the Armenian Church".

    The publication covers the history of the Akhtamar Catholicosate from 1113 to 1895.

    The history of the Catholicosate of Akhtamar, is needed for the comprehensive study of the past of the Armenian Church. The Catholicosate had its unique place and role in the centuries-old history of the Armenian Apostolic Holy Church. The author has thoroughly presented the history of the See, according to Akhtamar's enthronement periods.

    The book was published by the patronage of the Sarkis Gabrellian Fund.