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International Tourism Day

Upon the invitation of His Excellency Syrian Minister of Tourism Dr. Bashr Yaziji, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II attended the celebrations held on the occasion of the International…

Fourth Meeting of the Anglican-Oriental Orthodox International Commission

The International Commission of the Official Dialogue between the Oriental Orthodox Churches and the Anglican Communion Church held their meeting at Gladstone’s Library, Hawarden, Wales on October 6 -10, 2015. The…

Scouts Kermesse – Damascus

Under the auspices of His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II, the Patriarchal Syriac Scouts of Damascus organized a kermesse at their headquarters in Haret Al-Zaytoun. The Kermesse included many…

Ceremony in Honor of Syrian Athletes 

On the occasion of the 42nd anniversary of the October Liberation War, a Ceremony in the Honor of Syrian Athletes was organized at Sheraton Hotel in Damascus. His Holiness Patriarch Moran…

Meetings with the Syriac Scouts

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II received a delegation from the Universal Syriac Scouts Union at the Patriarchal Residence in Mor Jacob Baradeus Monastery in Atchaneh, Lebanon. The delegation…

Pilgrimage from Kerala to the Patriarchate

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II received His Eminence Mor Dioscoros Kuriakose, Metropolitan of the Simhasana Churches and Malecruz Dayro, along with a delegation of 30 people at the…

Syriac Lebanese Scouts of Mount Lebanon – Golden Jubilee 

Under the auspices of His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II, the Syriac Lebanese Scouts of Mount Lebanon celebrated their Golden Jubilee at the Municipality Hall in Jdeideh. His Holiness…

Meetings in Erbil

During his visit to Erbil, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II held a meeting with the newly installed Assyrian Patriarch and the committee of the Assyrian Church of the…

The Syriac Orthodox Church Participates in the Consecration of the Holy Myron in Etchmiadzin

Upon the official invitation of the Apostolic Armenian Church, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II delegated His Eminence Mor Clemis Daniel Kourieh, Metropolitan of Beirut, and His Grace Mor…

His Holiness Celebrates the Holy Qurobo in Ankawa

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II celebrated the Holy Qurobo at the Lady of Lights Church in Ankawa. He was assisted by their Eminences Mor Theophilus Georges Saliba, Archbishop…