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His Holiness Catholicos Baselius Marthoma Paulos II Received by Catholicos-Patriarch Karekin II

11052437_10205727766226521_1943315912070779367_n 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.

 

11159954_393006987553945_8156191693320369937_n (1)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.

 

11136731_10205281359424784_2580645618499970651_nLater 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.