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Inauguration of the Festival of the Syriac Song

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II inaugurates the “Syriac Song Festival” at Mor Gabriel Hall in Qamishly. The Edessa Cultural Choir performed some Syriac songs with Church melodies. The…

Holy Qurobo at St. Mary Church – Qamishly

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II celebrated the Holy Qurobo at Virgin Mary Church in Qamishly. He was assisted by their Eminences Mor Maurice Amsih, Archbishop of Jazeerah and…

Visit to the Governor of Hassakeh

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II visited His Excellency Mr. Jayez Al-Moussa, Governor of Hassakeh, at the Governate Headquarters in Hassakeh. Their Eminences Mor Maurice Amsih, Archbishop of Al-Jazeerah…

Inauguration of a Factory for the Production of Bags – Hassakeh

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II inaugurated the new factory for the production of bags in Hassakah. His Excellency Mr. Jayez Al-Moussa, Governor of Hassakeh was present. The factory…

Inauguration of EPDC Office in Hassakeh

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II inaugurated an office for St. Ephrem Patriarchal Development Committee (EPDC) in Hassakah. His Excellency Mr. Jayez Al-Moussa, Governor of Hassakeh was present. The…

Installation of Mor Maurice Amsih Archbishop of Jazera &Euphrates

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II celebrated the Holy Qurobo at St. Georges Cathedral in Hassakah. He was assisted by their Eminences Mor Justinus Boulos Safar, Patriarchal Vicar in…

Visit of the Governor of Hassake Mr. Jayez Al-Moussa

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II received His Excellency Mr. Jayez Al-Moussa, Governor of Hassake, accompanied by the Chief of the Police Department of the Governorate, at the Archdiocesan…

Evening Prayer at Mor Jacob of Nisibin – Qamishly

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II presided over the evening (ramsho) prayer at Mor Jacob of Nisibin Church in Qamishly. The prayer was also attended by their Eminences: Mor…

Arrival to Qamishly

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II arrives to Qamishly at the beginning of his apostolic visit. His Holiness was accompanied by their Eminences Mor Justinus Boulos Safar, Patriarchal Vicar…

Consecration of the Shrine of the Lady of the Belt (Zunoro)

On the occasion of the feast of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II consecrated the altar of the Virgin Mary at the…