GLENDALE–His Holiness Aram I–Catholicos of the Holy See of Cilicia gave his annual Christmas message.
In his message to the Armenian people he hoped for respect–brotherhood and love across all communities.
He asked from God to offer healing and repentance and to provide his protection in continuing to watch over the homeland as Armenia’s are his humble followers.
The Catholicos blessed the government of Armenia and the Republic of Nagorno-Karabakh–asking God to provide his all-powerful knowledge and wisdom in helping the leaders make the decisions so crucial for the strenghtenig and expansion of the nation. Aram I also sent out heart-felt greetings and well-wishes to all the Armenian churches and seats across the world.
He blessed all the organizations–parties and charities which are so committed to the improvement and service of communties throughout the world.
Aram I’s closing message was–"Let the light radiating from Bethlehem illuminate the lives of Armenia’s from Armenia to Karabakh to the entire world