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Meeting with Regional Director – Syria Crisis Response at World Vision – Damascus

On December 9, 2018, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II received Mr. Marc-André Hensel, Regional Director – Syria Crisis Response at World Vision, at the Patriarchate Headquarters in Bab…

Meeting with the Acting General Secretary of the MECC – Damascus

On December 9, 2018, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II received Dr. Thuraya Bachaalani, Acting General Secretary of the Middle East Council of Churches (MECC), at the Patriarchate Headquarters…

Meeting with EPDC Volunteers – Damascus

On December 8, 2018, on the occasion of the International Volunteers Day (Dec 5), His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II met a group of volunteers who serve various projects…

Meeting with a Delegation from the Lebanese Forces Party – Atchaneh

On December 4, 2018, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II received Mr. Antoine Mrad, Counselor of the Executive Chairman of the Lebanese Forces for the Presidential Affairs and Coordinator…

ASU Workshop by King’s College London – Atchaneh

On December 3, 2018, upon the invitation of His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II, a workshop about Antioch Syrian University’s regulatory compliance plan was hosted at the Patriarchal Residence…

Holy Qurobo at Mor Aphrem Church – Tripoli

  On December 2nd, 2018, which is the Sunday of the visitation of the Virgin Mary to Elizabeth, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II celebrated the Holy Qurobo at…

Visit of the Ambassador of Belarus in Damascus

On November 29, 2018, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II received at the Patriarchate in Bab Touma, His Excellency Mr. Alexander Ponomarev, Ambassador of Belarus, on the occasion of…

Towards Peace: Art Initiative by St. Ephrem Patriarchal Choir

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II attended the closing ceremony of the initiative “Towards Peace” organized by St. Ephrem Patriarchal Choir, and held at Dar El Assad Opera House…

Meeting with Members of the Executive Committee of GGSBO – Damascus

On November 25, 2018, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II received a delegation from the executive committee of the Global Group of Syrian Businessmen Organization (GGSBO), at the Patriarchate…

His Holiness Ends his First Apostolic Visit to Bahrain

On November 24, 2018, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II ended his first apostolic visit to Bahrain.   Ms. Betsy Mathieson, Secretary of His Majesty King of Bahrain Hamad…