Hollywood Community Welcomes Archbishop Aykazian, Celebrates 18th Anniversary Consecration
St. Mary Church of Hollywood, FL, marked its 18th anniversary on Sunday, December 11. Archbishop Vicken Aykazian, Legate and Ecumenical Director of the Eastern Diocese, celebrated the Divine Liturgy, with the Rev. Fr. Vartan Joulfayan, parish pastor, assisting.
During the celebratory luncheon following services, Archbishop Aykazian stressed the importance of parishioners’ involvement in the life of the church. More than 100 people took part in the event, which also included musical performances and other speakers. The luncheon was sponsored by Jack and Maria Esmerian and family; it was chaired by Women’s Guild member Carmen Masraff.
Posted on December 16, 2016, in Armenian Church, Events, General Update and tagged Carmen Masraff, Ft. Lauderdale, Harout Samra, Hollywood, Jack Esmerian, Maria Esmerian, St. Mary Armenian Church, Vartan Joulfayan, Vicken Aykazian. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.