09.11.10

Schiff Congratulates Armenian Community on the Consecration of the Cathedral of the Western Diocese of the Armenian Apostolic Church

Washington, DC – Today, Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) released the following statement, congratulating the Armenian community on an incredibly historic and joyous event — the consecration of the newly constructed Cathedral of the Western Diocese of the Armenian Apostolic Church:

“The 29th Congressional District is blessed with a large and vibrant Armenian community, which enriches our customs, traditions and quality of life.

“Today marks another milestone for the Western Diocese and the Armenian community in the United States. I applaud the hard work and dedication it took to build the beautiful Cathedral of the Western Diocese of the Armenian Apostolic Church. The tireless efforts and support by the Armenian faithful have led to a phenomenal outcome.

“As a friend to the Armenian community, I sincerely congratulate this momentous achievement, and wish for its continued success for many more years to come.”


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