National Representatives Assembly
The National Representative Assembly (NRA) of The Armenian Apostolic Church of America, Inc. is the highest legislative body within our Prelacy. The NRA, as set out in the Prelacy’s By-laws, has the authority to elect a Prelate and an Executive Council to adopt, review, or modify the Prelacy’s activities, to supervise the financial affairs of the Prelacy, including the adoption of an annual budget, and to otherwise supervise and control the ecclesiastical and administrative bodies that exist within the Prelacy.
The Eastern Prelacy will hold its 2020 National Representative Assembly on May 13 - 16, 2020, hosted by Philadelphia's St. Gregory the Illuminator Armenian Church. Clergy and lay delegates representing our parishes will join the Executive Council (Religious and Lay) at St. Gregory the Illuminator Armenian Apostolic Church of Philadelphia, PA. Hotel accommodations will be held at DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Hotel Philadelphia West.