The unique ceremony of the Armenian Orthodox Church, Canonization of the Martyrs of The Armenian Genocide at Etchmiadzin in Yerevan, Armenia with the participation of the HH Catholicos Karekin II and HH Catholicos Aram I, and in the presence of many high level officials from all over the world. The canonization marks a major event in the history of the Armenian nation, as no elevation to sainthood has taken place in the Armenian Apostolic Church since the fourteenth century.