BREAD & SALT: SEASON 1: Doors of Mercy


How is this annual service of the Armenian Church relevant to our daily lives? Experience the mystery and meaning of the service of the “Opening of the Doors” (Turenpatsek), which is performed at Armenian churches across the world on Palm Sunday.

The Eastern Diocese is pleased to introduce a new video series, titled “Bread and Salt: Stories from the Armenian Church.” In this inaugural episode, Kathryn Ashbahian explains the symbolism of the “Water Blessing” service performed in the Armenian Church on January 6, the Feast of the Nativity and Theophany of Our Lord.