The visit of Pope Francis to Armenia is expected in September this year. This was announced at the meeting of the Supreme spiritual Council of the Armenian Apostolic Church. About this EADaily reported the press office of the mother see of Holy Etchmiadzin.
“In September 2016 it is expected the arrival of Pope Francis to Armenia, and in connection with the organization of this visit mother see of Holy Etchmiadzin is in communication with the Vatican,” — noted, in particular, in the message.
We add that the Supreme spiritual Council of the Armenian Apostolic Church is held in Echmiadzin during the period C16 on 20 February.
The invitation to visit Armenia was handed to the Pontiff, the President of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan, when in September 2014 were on a visit at the Vatican.