St. Elie and St. Gregory the Illuminator Armenian Catholic Cathedral

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St. Gregory the Illuminator – St. Elie Church, Debbas Square, downtown Beirut, Lebanon

St. Elie – St. Gregory the Illuminator Armenian Catholic Cathedral (Armenian Սուրբ Գրիգոր Լուսաւորիչ – Սուրբ Եղիա աթոռանիստ եկեղեցւոյ) in Beirut, Lebanon, is the cathedral church holding the seat of the Armenian Catholic Patriarchate of Cilicia.[1] The order in which the two eponymous saints, Saint Elias and Saint Gregory the Illuminator, are presented in the cathedral's name is not fixed.

The architecture of the cathedral reflects some changes from traditional Armenian architecture, drawing artistic inspiration from Rome.[2] Construction was funded in 1928 by Pope Pius XI.[3]

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