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Sermons from September 2020

Birth Pangs?

All this is but the beginning of the birth pangs. Mt 24:8 In today’s assigned Gospel reading on the feast of the Holy Cross of Varak, we hear of an apocalyptic vision of Jesus’ return. At any time, he could come to us-or we could come to him, ushering forth the final era of human…

King Apkar

According to the Armenian tradition, Apkar, King of Edessa, is the first king who during the lifetime of our Lord Jesus Christ heard of His miracles and believed that He is in fact the Son of God. Based on the historical sources of Movses Khorenatsi, the Armenian Church recognizes Apkar as a king of Armenia.…