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Visit to Syrian Minister of Endowments Dr. Mohammad Abdelsattar Al-Sayed

After the apostolic visit to Lattaqia, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II visited His Excellency Dr. Mohammad Abdelsattar Al-Sayed, Syrian Minister of Endowments in his house in Tartus. His…

Holy Qurobo at St. Georges Greek Orthodox Cathedral – Lattaqia

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II celebrated the Holy Qurobo at St. Georges Greek Orthodox Cathedral in Lattaqia. The Holy Qurobo was attended by the Governor of Lattaqia Mr….

Laying of Foundation Stone for a New Church in Lattaqia

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II laid the Foundation Stone for a New Church in the name of the Virgin Mary in Lattaqia. The ceremony took place at the…

Visit to the Governor of Lattaqia

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II visited His Excellency Governor of Lattaqia Mr. Ibrahim Al-Salem at the headquarters of the governorate in the city center. His Excellency Secretary of…

Apostolic Visit to Lattaqia

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II visited the Syriac Orthodox Community in Lattaqia. Upon his arrival, he was greeted by Very Rev. Raban Boutros Kassis, Patriarchal Delegate in the…

Visit to His Beatitude John X

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II visited His Beatitude John X, Greek Orthodox Patriarch of Antioch and All the East, at his residence in St. Mary’s Convent in Blemmana…

Visit to the Syriac Catholic Patriarchate – Beirut

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II visited His Beatitude Syriac Catholic Patriarch Mor Ignatius Youssef III Younan at his residence in the Syriac Catholic Patriarchate in Beirut. The meeting was…

General Meeting of Syriac Activists in Atchaneh

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II convened a general meeting at the Patriarchal Residence in Atchaneh, Bikfaya, Lebanon to which he called Syriac activists to participate. The general meeting was…

Meeting Former Vice President of Lebanese Parliament

At the Headquarters of the Patriarchal Vicariate of Zahleh and Beqaa, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II met with His Excellency Former Vice President of Lebanese Parliament Mr. Elie…

Distribution of Parcels and Help by EPDC

As part of its work in offering relief and help to those affected by the crisis in Syria, St. Ephrem Patriarchal Development Committee (EPDC) distributes on a regular basis parcels of food…