CATHOLICOS OF GREAT HOUSE OF CILICIA SENDS MESSAGES OF CONDOLENCE TO
RA PRESIDENT AND CATHOLICOS OF ALL ARMENIANS


ANTELIAS, MAY 8, NOYAN TAPAN - ARMENIANS TODAY. Catholicos of the
Great House of Cilicia sent messages of condolence to RA President
Robert Kocharian and Karekin II Catholicos of All Armenians. In the
messages he expressed deep sympathy on the occasion of the accident of
the A-320 aircraft of the "Armavia" company, implementing a
Yerevan-Sochi flight, in which all the 105 passengers and the crew of
8 members died. "On this sad occasion we share your, our Fatherland's
and our people's grief. We pray that the God gives eternally patience
to the innocent victims' souls and console their relatives with the
Holy Spirit," in said in the message of His Holiness that was
submitted to Noyan Tapan by the Press Services of the Catholicosate of
the Great House of Cilicia. His Holiness Aram I also informed that on
Sunday, May 7, the divine service for the plane crash victims was held
at the Saint Gregory the Illuminator Cathedral of Antelias and in all
dioceses of the Catholicosate of the Great House of Cilicia.