// IP Marketing video - START// IP Marketing video - END

Armenian women consecrated as deacons at Tehran cathedral

Armenian women consecrated as deacons at Tehran cathedral

PanARMENIAN.Net - Armenian women have been consecrated as deacons and joined male deacons during liturgy at Saint Sarkis Cathedral in Tehran.

During the Blessed Sacrament, women wearing clerical clothing usually worn by deacons helped Vicar of the Prelacy, Father Bishop Makar Ashgarian in the mass.

No other details about the female deacons of the cathedral of the Armenian Diocese of Tehran are known for now.

 Top stories
Now stepping inside Zvartnots, once the crossroads of Europe and Asia, is like being transported back four decades.
A civilian from the village of the border Armenian village of Koti was injured in Azerbaijan’s cross-border fire on September 15.
The Spanish edition of Condé Nast Traveler - a luxury and lifestyle travel magazine - has published an article about Armenia.
In Armenia the average salary of women is lower than that of men by 34%, and the income gap is even broader and reaches 40%.
Partner news