YEREVAN 22 C°
RA CB:
  • USD - 483.94 AMD +0.94 EUR - 512.2 AMD +0.2 RUB - 7.88 AMD +0.88 GBP - 595.54 AMD +0.54
  • GOLD - 20 615,67 AMD SILVER - 228,93 AMD PLATINUM - 12 310,84 AMD

Notre-Dame to Celebrate First Mass Since Fire Shuttered Cathedral

PBS

The Notre-Dame cathedral will host its first mass this weekend since a fire ravaged the Paris landmark almost two months ago, the city’s diocese said Tuesday, according to France24

The mass led by Archbishop of Paris Michel Aupetit will be celebrated on a very small scale late Saturday, the diocese said.

It will take place in a “side chapel with a restricted number of people, for obvious security reasons,” it said.

Just 20 people are expected to take part, including priests and canons from the cathedral.

The event will be broadcast live by a French television channel so that Christians from all over France can participate, the diocese added.

The date has been chosen as it is the anniversary of the consecration of the cathedral’s altar, which is celebrated every year on June 16.


Weather
Yerevan
partly cloudy (night)
Humidity: 51%
Wind: 13 km/h
22 C°
 
19°  29° 
20.06.2019
19°  29° 
21.06.2019
Poll

Did you like the last part of "Game of Thrones?"