Finally, an alternative! Jehovah’s Witnesses are granted with a conscientious service

  Two of the 20 Jehovah’s Witnesses released from prison and embarked on alternative service at Norqi tun (‘House of Nork’) Senior Home mind of the elderly and work at construction sites. ‘Our kids are very helpful; they do anything you could imagine, they have cleaned all the surroundings, very good guys,’ says the Senior […]

Is the number of believers rigged? Religious organizations don’t acknowledge the census data

The number of Armenia’s religious population rendered by the data of Census-2011 cannot be correct; moreover, it demonstrates a discriminatory attitude towards the tens of thousands of people that are not members of Armenian Apostolic Church. Members of legally acting religious organizations and human rights activists are ascertained that the data on religious population published […]

A Scientific Research Failed For Religious Motives: The Church Intervenes into Science

The former lecturer at Pedagogical University is not planning to defend her thesis once again; she is convinced that the Scientific Council is not judging by the concepts covered in the latter but by her religious belief because the authorities at Armenian Apostolic Church have interfered in the work of the Council. “Of this I’ve […]

Double Baptism as a Reason of Interchurch Conflict

Trying to create an atmosphere of solidarity Armenian Evangelic churches often call the Armenian Apostolic Church “Mother Church” or “Sister Church”. Whereas Armenian Apostolic Church never calls them “Sister churches”; at the same time it often blames the latter in baptizing the people who have already received their baptism. And the Evangelicals try to deny […]