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Priests’ Sunday – Holy Qurobo

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II celebrated the Holy Qurobo on the occasion of Priests’ Sunday at St. Georges Patriarchal Cathedral in Bab Touma, Damascus. He was assisted by…

Visit of His Beatitude Patriarch John X

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II received His Beatitude Greek Orthodox Patriarch John X, at the Patriarchate in Bab Touma, Damascus. His Holiness discussed with His Beatitude the current…

Statement Issued by the Fathers of the Holy Synod of the Syriac Orthodox Church of Antioch

  Statement Issued by the Fathers of the Holy Synod of the Syriac Orthodox Church of Antioch   February 10, 2017   A statement was issued by six archbishops of…

The so-called Rev. Yuhanon Aydin is not a priest in the Syriac Orthodox Church and his so-called ordination is void

Statement Issued by the Syriac Orthodox Patriarchate of Antioch and All the East   Damascus, February 9, 2017  The so-called Rev. Yuhanon Aydin is not a priest in the Syriac…

Meeting with a Delegation from Multaqa Al-Adyan (the Encounter of Religions)

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II received His Grace Al-Sayyed Ali Fadlallah, Head of the Encounter of the Religions (Multaqa Al-Adyan) accompanied by a delegation from the Encounter, at…

Holy Qurobo on the Occasion of the Fast of Nineveh

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II presided over the Holy Qurobo celebrated by His Eminence Mor Chrysostomos Mikhael Shemoun, Patriarchal Vicar of the Patriarchal Benevolent Institutions in Atchaneh, on…

Holy Qurobo of the Presentation of the Lord to the Temple-Teaneck

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II celebrated the Holy Qurobo on the occasion of the presentation of the Lord to the Temple at St. Mark Cathedral in Teaneck, NJ….

Feast of the Presentation of the Lord to the Temple

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II celebrated the Holy Qurobo on the occasion of the Presentation of our Lord Jesus Christ to the Temple, at Mor Athanasius Church in…

Visit to Mor Gregorius Church in Tampa

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II visited Mor Gregorius Church in Tampa. Their Eminences Mor Dionysius John Kawak, Patriarchal Vicar for the Eastern USA, and Mor Dioscoros Benjamin Atas,…

Meeting with Coptic Orthodox Bishop Anba Kyrillos

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II received His Grace Kyrillos, Assistant Bishop for the Coptic Orthodox Diocese of Los Angeles in Southern California, at Mor Aphrem Center in New…