Video footage and documentation from Pope Francis’ Apostolic Visit to Armenia

E-mail Print PDF

Pope Francis and Karekin II - webFrom June 24 to 26, 2016, Pope Francis made an Apostolic Visit to Armenia. It was the first country in the world that officially adopted Christianity in 301. The website of the Holy See provides the main texts of the speeches and interventions by the Holy Father, as well as the archives of photos and video coverage from the visit. To mark this international ecumenical event, the Most Reverend Douglas Crosby, O.M.I., Bishop of Hamilton and President of the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops, and His Grace Bishop Abgar Hovakimian, Primate of the Armenian Holy Apostolic Church Diocese of Canada, issued a joint statement on June 3.

Link to the archives on the Holy See's website 
Link to the joint statement

Last Updated on Thursday, June 30 2016  
The Holy See
Canadian Centre for Ecumenism
Catholic Organization for Life and Family
Salt + Light
wydcanada en quicklink DP EN Quick   

Woman at the Well Photo
2019WeekofLifeandFamily EN
Amoris Laetitia Reflection Guide
wydcanada en logo
Euthanasia EN


Canada’s oldest diocese, the Archdiocese of Quebec, was established in 1674. Most Reverend François de Laval was its first Bishop.