Christmas is coming early to Armenians in Chicagoland as St. Nersess comes to town this weekend, December 5-6. Fr. Daniel Findikyan, Fr. Stepanos Doudoukjian and seminarian Benjamin Rith-Najarian will visit St. Gregory Armenian Church (Chicago, IL) and Sts. Joachim and Anne Armenian Church (Palos Heights, IL) for a weekend of activities to promote and support the work of our Seminary.
Gifts You Won't Find Under the Christmas Tree
On Saturday, December 5, 2009 at St. Gregory Armenian Church, 6700 West. Diversey Avenue in Chicago, two separate celebrations are scheduled for teens and college students respectively. Assisting the St. Nersess delegation will be Seminary alumni Fr. Aren Jebejian, Pastor of St. Gregory, and Fr. Tavit Boyajian, Pastor of Sts. Joachim and Anne.
9:30am - 2:00pm = ACYOA Juniors (Breakfast and Lunch included)
3:00pm - 6:00pm = ACYOA Seniors (Dinner outing)
Come discover gifts you won't find under the Christmas tree this year--new gifts you will receive and new gift ideas to give others this Christmas season. BRING A FRIEND. ST. NERSESS HAS A SPECIAL CHRISTMAS GIFT FOR EVERY PARTICIPANT.
Divine Liturgy on Sunday
On Sunday, December 6, Fr. Daniel will celebrate the Divine Liturgy and preach the sermon at St. Gregory's, while seminarian Ben shares a special message with Sunday School students. On that day, Fr. Stepanos will preside at Sts. Joahim and Anne.
All are invited to the weekend's acitivities. Come receive the true gift of Christmas from St. Nersess and bring your own gift to allow the Seminary to continue its important mission.
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