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In the 1950’s the “youth” of Manchester published a paper, in which Mr Jenazian had written an article about the church. In that article he had given the names of the clergy in chronological order as follows:

1862 – 1866    Garabed Vartabed Shanazarian

1866 – 1870    Khoren Vartabed Guroyan

1870               Sarkis Vatrabed Theodorian

1870 – 1872    Nerses Kahana Balabanian

1872 – 1873    Khoren Vartabed Guroyan

1873 – 1878    Ghevont Vartabed Pirghalemian

1878 – 1883    Essai Vartabed Asdvadzadourian

1883 – 1896    Sukias Vartabed Baronian

1896 – 1902    Toros Kahana Isahakian

1902 – 1904    Megerditch Kahana Guerdjiakian

1904 – 1905    Haroutune Kahana Yeghivartian

1905 – 1909    Bishop Kevork Utudjian

1909 – 1910    Bishop Moushegh Seropian

1911 – 1920    Nerses Kahana Svadjian

1920               Abel Vartabed Nazarian

1921 – 1924    Krikoris Vartabed Balakian

1924 – 1931    Bishop Ghevont Tourian

1931 – 1950    Bishop Matheos Indjeian

1952 – 1975    Ashod Kahan Der Haroutunian

After the passing of Father Ashod (our last resident priest) we had a series of visiting priests or student priests and these are as follows in order (the newest being last)

Part Time Pastors:

Hayr Besag

Der Shnork

Hayr Pakrad

Hayr Megerditch

Hayr Kevork

Hayr Karekin