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A TALE OF THREE FRIENDS

Hagop Derian, Jonah Doudoukjian and Patrick Kayayan were ordained to the rank of subdeacon on Sunday, November 3rd, by His Grace Bishop Daniel Findikyan. The three boys are three months apart and have been friends their entire 18-year-old lives....

St. Peter’s Begins Kitchen Renovation Project

Watervliet, NY -- June 18, 2018 -- St. Peter Armenian Church has begun its largest capital project in more than a decade with a major expansion and renovation of the Church’s kitchen. The project will cost an estimated $125,000 and result in a new oven, flooring,...

St. Peter’s Armenian Festival Celebrates Its 107th Year

WATERVLIET, NY - In 1910, the first St. Peter Armenian Church ‘Picnic’ was held in Green Island (it would move to Troy in later years). Fast forward 107 years, this small community picnic has become known to the Greater Capital District as the annual “Armenian...