Rev. Father Husik Harutyunyan
Priest Ter-Husik Harutyunyan (baptismal name Hovhannes) was born on 17 June, 1970 in Gumri RA in the family of priest.
He studied in the Armenian secondary school № 93 in Tbilisi starting in 1977 and graduated in 1987.
In 1987 he entered the Gevorkian Theological Seminary at the Mother See of Holy Echmiadzin.
From 1988 to 1989 he served in the Soviet Army.
From 1989 to 1991 continued education at the Gevorkian Theological Seminary at the Mother See of Holy Echmiadzin.
In 1991 he served at Cathedral of Saint George inTbilisi as acolyte.
On 10 June 1993 was ordained to the diaconate by Archbishop Ter-Gevork Seraidaryan.
On 17 June 1993 was ordained as a secular priest by Archbishop Ter-Gevork Seraidaryan and served at Cathedral of Saint George in Tbilisi.
On 1 August 2003 by the order of the Leader of the Diocese of the Armenian Apostolic Church in Georgia His Grace Bishop Vazgen Mirzakhanian was appointed to serve as a Spiritual shepherd of the Cathedral of Saint George in Tbilisi and subsequently served in other churches of the Diocese.
On 1 January 2011 was appointed to serve as an Assistant Pastor at Cathedral of Saint George in Tbilisi.
On 1 September 2012 was appointed to serve as a sacristan at the Cathedral of Saint George inTbilisi,
In 2012 he was granted the right to wear the Pectoral Cross.
On February 24, 2014 he was granted the right to wear Phelonian.
On October 1, 2015, priest Ter Husik Harutyunyan was appointed to serve as an Assistant Pastor at the Cathedral of Saint George in Tbilisi and the Head of the Social Service at the residence of the Primate of the Diocese.
On May 1, 2016, Rev. Father Husik Harutyunyan was appointed the Pastor of Armenians in the city of Bolnisi, the villages of Daghet Khachen and Kianeti of the Bolnisi District, as well as in the city of Tetritskaro, the villages of Samshvilde, Samgreti, Daghet, Big Durnuk and Small Durnuk of the Tetritskaro District. Rev. Father Husik Harutyunyan is delegated to visit the faithful of the Armenian Church in the places of detention in Georgia on Fridays.
On September 1, 2016, Rev. Fr. Husik Harutyunyan was appointed concurrently the Pastor of Armenians in Marneuli region.
He is married and has three children.
Place of residence: Tbilisi, Georgia.
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