Karekin Sarkissian's

A Brief Introduction to
Armenian Christian Literature

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* This material, which is presented solely for non-commercial educational/research purposes, was first published in London, 1960 and reprinted in Bergenfield, New Jersey, in 1974. The author, then Archbishop Karekin Sarkissian, subsequently became Kat'oghikos Karekin I (1995-1999), supreme head of the Armenian Apostolic Church.

Dedicated to the Armenian American youth, as a token of my love and my pastoral concern, with the hope of enhancing their understanding of our spiritual and cultural heritage.

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Part I. The Armenian Translations

1. Translation of the Holy Scriptures
2. Translation of Liturgies
3. Translation of the Patristic Literature

Part II. The Original Literature

1. The Main Branches
2. Individual Writers
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