Catholicosate of Cilicia
Communication and Information Department
Contact: V.Rev.Fr.Krikor Chiftjian, Communications Officer
Tel: (04) 410001, 410003
Fax: (04) 419724
E- mail: [email protected]

PO Box 70 317


During the past three days several officials and religious leaders held
consultative meetings with His Holiness Aram I.

Arcbishop Boulos Matar, Maronite Archbishop of Beirut, and Rev. Dr. Habib
Badr, of The National Evangelical Church of Beirut met with His Holiness to
discuss urgent ecumenical issues of the region.

Brig. Edmond Fadel, Lebanon's new director of security discussed with His
Holiness security issues related to the country.

Christian and Muslim candidates, who will be running in the upcoming
parliamentary elections for office in June 2009, also visited His Holiness
Aram I and exposed their programmes.

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The Armenian Catholicosate of Cilicia is one of the two Catholicosates of
the Armenian Orthodox Church. For detailed information about the history and
the mission of the Cilician Catholicosate, you may refer to the web page of
the Catholicosate, The Cilician
Catholicosate, the administrative center of the church is located in
Antelias, Lebanon.