Rev. Father Yeghia Tazayan
Senior Priest Yeghia Tazayan (baptismal name Aleqsan) was born on 5 January 1957 in Orojalar village of Bogdanovka region
He studied in the local secondary school starting in 1964 and graduate in 1974.
In 1974-77 he entered the Armenian State Pedagogical University named after Khachatur Abovian.
In 1977 he entered the Gevorkian Theological Seminary at the Mother See of Holy Echmiadzin, and graduated in 1982.
In 1983 was ordained as a secular priest by Archbishop Gevorg Seraidaryan and appointed to serve in St. Echmiadzin Church in Tbilisi.
From 1984 to 1993 he served at Surb Sargis Church in Stepanavan.
In 1993 by the order of the Catholicos of All Armenians, His Holiness Vazgen I was appointed to serve in the Diocese of the Armenian Apostolic Church in Georgia as a Spiritual shepherd of Surb Sargis Church in Ninotsminda.
On 1 August 2003 by the order of the Leader of the Diocese of the Armenian Apostolic Church in Georgia Bishop Vazgen Mirzakanyan was reaffirmed as a Spiritual shepherd in Surb Sargis Church of Ninotsminda.
On 1 June 2007 was appointed to serve as a Spiritual shepherd of Armenians living in Tsalka and Tetri-Tsqaro regions.
On 1 May 2008 he was appointed to serve as a Spiritual shepherd of Surb Khach Church in Damala Village of Aspindza Region.
On 1 September 2009 he was appointed to serve as a Spiritual shepherd in Gandza, Foka, Parvana, Nor-Khulzumo, Tambovka, Aspara, Vladimirovka, Saghamo villages of Ninotsminda region.
On 12 November 2012 he was appointed as a Spiritual shepherd of Damala Village in Aspindza Region in the Vicariate of Samtskxe-Javakheti.
He is married and has two children.
Place of residence: Ninotsminda, Samtskxe-Javakhe
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