St. Mary Celebrated Christmas 2013

The sancuary, hallways and doorways of the St. Mary Armenian Church of Costa Mesa was packed with young and old faitful as we celebrated the birth of Christ On January 6th. After a devine ceremony conducted by Arch. Priest Fr. Moushegh Tashjian an abundant luncheon we served in the Fesjian Hall. More that 200 parisheners Read more…

January 8, 2013 | Comments Off on St. Mary Celebrated Christmas 2013

New Year’s Eve Party at St. Mary Fesjian Hall

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August 10-12, Grape and Madagh Blessing, Fund-Raising, Name Day Celebration, Love Meal, A Large Pilgrimage, Solemn Soorp Badarak (Divine Liturgy)

St. Mary’s Annual Grape and Madagh Blessing preparations began with cooking of 400 lbs. of lamb meat. Dr. Kris Mirzayan, Chairman of the Madagh Committee supervised and thanked all the volunteers, men and women, for their dedication, cooperation and contribution. Fr. Moushegh, the pastor was also present and assisting. 1200 rolls of bread were ordered Read more…

September 8, 2012 | Comments Off on August 10-12, Grape and Madagh Blessing, Fund-Raising, Name Day Celebration, Love Meal, A Large Pilgrimage, Solemn Soorp Badarak (Divine Liturgy)

July 28: SUNDAY SCHYOOL VBS

The Sunday School organized a Vacation Bible School with sleepover at the church. The program included the creation story of the Bible, “Adam and Eve” which was tied to an “Armenian wedding”, children acting as “pesa” (Groom) and “Hars” (Bride), “Gnkahayr” (Bestman) and “Gnkamayr” (Maid of Honor), “parents” and “guests”. Archpriest Fr. Moushegh Tashjian Pastor Read more…

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July 18: “TOWN HALL” Meeting

  A “Town Hall” mee4tingt was held at St. Mary Armenian Church in Costa Mesa. His Eminence Archbishop Hovnan Derderian, Primate of the Armenian Church Western Diocese presided at the meeting. About 50 parishioners attended and asked variety of questions regarding the Diocese and parish concerns.

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Father Moushegh’s 40th Anniversary of Priesthood Celebration January 29th, 2012

  Sunday, January 29, 2012 was a memorable and moving day for our beloved Pastor, Archpriest Fr. Moushegh Tashjian, his family, relatives, friends and hundreds of St. Mary parishioners who attended the church services and the banquet that followed in the Fesjian Hall, in honor and tribute to Archpriest Fr. Moushegh’s 40th Anniversary of Ordination Read more…

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Third Annual St. Mary Armenian Church Festival 2011 Costa Mesa

Third Annual St. Mary Armenian Church Festival 2011 Costa Mesa   October 9th proved to be the day for the Third Annual St. Mary Food Festival! After a week of terrible weather, the temperature was pleasant, the sun was shining, and the people were smiling. More than 1,200 church members, community members, friends, and family Read more…

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Large Pilgrimage Attend St. Mary’s Feast in Costa Mesa

Large Pilgrimage Attend St. Mary’s Feast in Costa Mesa Costa Mesa, CA.: Hundreds, including 4 bus-loads of pilgrims from Glendale and L.A. area attended worship at St. Mary Armenian Church in Costa Mesa. On Saturday, August 13, 2011 the eve of the Feast of Assumption of Holy Mother of God (Verapokhoum), over 260 pilgrims arrived Read more…

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Zvartnots celebrates success and Thanksgiving with a Party on November 27th

What an amazing month Zvartnots has had thus far. In just four short weeks, membership has doubled and continues to grow each week as more families hear about what Zvartnots has to offer. Immediately following dance practice on Friday, October 27th, pizza was served to celebrate the success of the new beginning and Thanksgiving. Click Read more…

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