ARMENIAN GENOCIDE COMMEMORATED IN NOTRE DAME CATHEDRAL

15:53 ? 29.04.14

Notre-Dame de Paris, the historical Catholic cathedral of Paris,
hosted on Sunday a commemoration ceremony dedicated to the 99th
anniversary of the Armenian Genocide.

The church's bishop delivered a commemoration prayer to open a
liturgy. The holy mess, served in accordance with the Armenian
tradition, was conducted by Bishop Hovhannes Teyruzyan, the prelate
of the Armenian Katoghike church of France, and Archimandrite Mesrop
Parsamyan, the vicar of the Armenian Apostolic Church's diocese og
France, reports the Foreign Ministry's press service.

The event was attended by Armenian Ambassador to France Vigen
Chitechtan, the chairman of the Armenian Genocide Centennial
Commissiion Alexy Govsyan, the chairman of the Hayastan all-Armenian
Fund's French affiliate, Bedros Terzian, outstanding French-Armenians,
public figures, media representatives, as well as hundreds of French
people and foreigners.

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