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« on: March 10, 2010, 01:36:54 AM »

Does any such book exist in English?  If not, what other major writings would you refer me to for understanding the theology of this communion?
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« Reply #1 on: March 10, 2010, 01:57:28 AM »

I've been told our catechism is the Nicene Creed.   Smiley

I don't know of any catechism like the one you are looking for. 
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« Reply #2 on: March 10, 2010, 02:28:52 AM »

Does any such book exist in English?  If not, what other major writings would you refer me to for understanding the theology of this communion?

There isn't much Pan-Oriental anything.


I take it you mean something "modern." For an Armenian one used in the Ottoman Empire:
Letters from Broosa, Asia Minor ...: with an essay on the prospects of the ... By Mrs. Eliza C (Abbott) Schneider
http://books.google.com/books?id=OBg3AAAAMAAJ&pg=PA96&dq=an+armenian+catechism&cd=1#v=onepage&q=an%20armenian%20catechism&f=false

An older one is contained in the Agathangelos Life of St. Gregory. It has also been translated seperately as
The teaching of Saint Gregory: an early Armenian catechism By Agatʻangeghos, Robert W. Thomson
http://books.google.com/books?id=TvrYAAAAMAAJ&dq=an+armenian+catechism&cd=2
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