“… and the faithfulness of the Lord endures forever” – Patriarchal Encyclical of the Great Lent 2018

ܒܫܡ ܐܝܬܝܐ ܡܬܘܡܝܐ ܐܠܨܝ ܐܝܬܘܬܐ ܕܟܠ ܐܚܝܕ ܐܝܓܢܛܝܘܣ ܦܛܪܝܪܟܐ ܕܟܘܪܣܝܐ ܫܠܝܚܝܐ ܕܐܢܛܝܘܟܝܐ ܘܕܟܠܗ̇ ܡܕܢܚܐ ܘܪܝܫܐ ܓܘܢܝܐ ܕܥܕܬܐ ܣܘܪܝܝܬܐ ܐܪܬܕܘܟܣܝܬܐ ܕܒܟܠܗ̇ ܬܒܝܠ ܕܗܘ ܐܦܪܝܡ ܬܪܝܢܐ ܡ̄ We extend our apostolic benediction,…

Holy Qurobo of the Sunday of All Faithful Departed

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II celebrated the Holy Qurobo on the Sunday of all faithful departed, at St. Georges Patriarchal Cathedral in Bab Touma – Damascus. His Eminence…

Ramsho Prayer at the University of Salzburg

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II presided over evening (ramsho) prayer at the chapel of the university of Salzburg. The prayer was attended by His Eminence Mor Polycarpus Augin…

Inauguration of Conference on Mor Severus of Antioch – Salzburg

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II attended the inauguration session of the Conference: “Severus of Antioch and His Search for the Unity of the Church: 1500 Years Commemoration of…

Meeting with Catholic Bishop of Antwerp Mgr. Johan Bonny

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II received His Grace Mgr. Johan Bonny, Catholic Bishop of Antwerp – Belgium, at the Patriarchate headquarters in Bab Touma – Damascus. His Holiness…

Visit to the Governor of Deir ez-Zor

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II visits the Governor of Deir ez-Zor Mr. Mohammad Ibrahim Samra, at the Governate headquarters. He was accompanied by their Eminences: Mor Maurice Amsih,…

Examination of the Destruction in the City of Deir ez-Zor

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II examines the destruction in the city of Deir ez-Zor. He was accompanied by their Eminences: Mor Maurice Amsih, Archbishop of Jazeera and Euphrates,…

Inauguration of St. Ephrem Charity Clinic in Deir ez-Zor

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II inaugurated St. Ephrem Charity Clinic in Deir ez-Zor in the presence of His Excellency the Governor of Deir ez-Zor Mr. Mohammad Ibrahim Samra….

Destruction at Virgin Mary Church in Deir ez-Zor

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II examines Virgin Mary Syriac Orthodox Church in Deir ez-Zor after its destruction by terrorists.

First Holy Qurobo in Deir ez-Zor after its Liberation

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II celebrated the first Holy Qurobo over the ruins of Virgin Mary church in Deir ez-Zor, after the city’s liberation. The Governor of Deir…