His Holiness Catholicos Baselius Marthoma Paulos II Received by Catholicos-Patriarch Karekin II
His Holiness Moran Mar Baselius Marthoma Paulos II met with His Holiness Catholicos of All Armenians Karekin II in Etchmiadzin at the end of his visit to Armenia. His Holiness was accompanied by H.G.Dr.Mathews Mar Severious, the Synod Secretary of MOSC, Rev.Fr.Dr.K.M.George, former Principal of OTS, Kottayam, Rev.Fr Thomas Zachariah, Principal Secretary to His Holiness, and Rev.Dn.Suresh Babu, Personel Secretary of His Holiness.
His Holiness Catholicos of the East and the Indian Orthodox delegation was give a warm welcome by the Church of Armenia. His Holiness Catholicos Paulos II thanked His Holiness Catholicos Karekin II for his hospitality and expressed his great joy to participate in the historical event of the declaration of sainthood of the martyrs of the Armenian Genocide. Both the primates exchanged their gifts each other as the token of love.
Later The Primate of the Indian Church also met with Mr. Serzh Sargsyan, the President of the Republic of Armenia , His Holiness Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria, with His Holiness Ignatius Aphrem II – Patriarch on the Apsotolic throne of St Peter and Primate of the Syriac Orthodox Church of Antioch and All East, various Eastern Orthodox Prelates including His Beatitude Thikon- Primate of the Orthodox Church in America and other ecumenical guests.