Category Archives: Lectures & Speeches

Christians in the Middle East: Is There a Future? – Athens, 2018

Speech of His Holiness Mor Ignatius Aphrem II Patriarch of Antioch and All the East and Supreme Head of the Universal Syrian Orthodox Church November 13, 2018, University of Athens,…

Address of His Holiness During the Official Visit to the Church of Athens

Address of His Holiness Mor Ignatius Aphrem II Patriarch of Antioch and All the East and Supreme Head of the Universal Syrian Orthodox Church during the official visit to the…

Speech of His Holiness at the Opening Assembly of the International Meeting for Peace “Bridges of Peace. Religions and Cultures in Dialogue”, Bologna – ITALY

Speech of His Holiness Mor Ignatius Aphrem II Patriarch of Antioch and All the East and Supreme Head of the Universal Syrian Orthodox Church at opening assembly of the International…

Speech of His Holiness at the Opening of the General Synod of the Church of Sweden

Speech of His Holiness Mor Ignatius Aphrem II Patriarch of Antioch and All the East and Supreme Head of the Universal Syrian Orthodox Church at the Opening of the General…

Hospitality: Keynote Address of His Holiness at the General Assembly of CEC – Novi Sad

Keynote Address of His Holiness Mor Ignatius Aphrem II Patriarch of Antioch and All the East and Supreme Head of the Universal Syrian Orthodox Church at the General Assembly –…

Following Christ together in discrimination, persecution, martyrdom: What does this mean for the global church today?

Speech of His Holiness Mor Ignatius Aphrem II Patriarch of Antioch and All the East and Supreme Head of the Universal Syrian Orthodox Church at the 3rd Global Gathering –…

Keynote at the Conference of World Mission and Evangelism, Arusha – Tanzania

Keynote Address by His Holiness Mor Ignatius Aphrem II Patriarch of Antioch and All the East and Supreme Head of the Universal Syrian Orthodox Church at the Conference of World…

Speech of His Holiness – Plenary Session: Baku Conference: 2017 Year of Islamic Solidarity

Speech of His Holiness Mor Ignatius Aphrem II Patriarch of Antioch and All the East and Supreme Head of the Universal Syriac Orthodox Church at the International Conference entitled “2017…

Christianity in the Middle East: Challenges and the Future

Speech of His Holiness Mor Ignatius Aphrem II Patriarch of Antioch and All the East and Supreme Head of the Universal Syrian Orthodox Church at the opening assembly of the…

Lecture at Pazmany Peter Catholic University

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II gave a lecture entitled “Can Christians Still have a Future in the Middle East?” at the Pazmany Peter Catholic Universty in Budapest. His…