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Installation of the New Patriarchal Vicar for the Archdiocese of the Eastern USA

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II celebrated the Holy Qurobo at St. Mark Cathedral in Teaneck, NJ. He was assisted by their Eminences Mor Selwanos Boutros Al-Nehmeh, Archbishop of…

Decorating Three Priests with the Holy Cross

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II presided over the Holy Qurobo celebrated by His Eminence Mor Timotheos Matta Al-Khoury, Patriarchal Vicar of the Patriarchal Archdiocese of Damascus. Their Eminences…

Holy Qurobo for the Youth at Mor Gabriel Church – Haworth, NJ

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II celebrated a special Holy Qurobo for the Youth of the Patriarchal Vicariate for the Eastern United States of America, at Mor Gabriel Church…

Visit of a Delegation from the Malankara Archdiocese of North America

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II received a delegation from the Malankara Archdiocese in North America headed by His Eminence Mor Titus Yeldo. The delegation included priests from the…

3rd Sunday After Easter – St. Mark Cathedral NJ

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II celebrated the Holy Qurobo at St. Mark Cathedral in Teaneck, NJ on the third Sunday after Easter. His Holiness was assisted by their…

Signing a Common Document for Parliamentary Legislation in Lebanon

His Holiness Mor Ignatius Aphrem II and His Beatitude Syriac Catholic Patriarch Mor Ignatius Youssef III Younan signed a common document requesting the establishment of two Parliamentary Seats in the…

Ordination of Syriac Catholic Archbishop of Homs Mor Theophilus Philip Barakat

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II attended the Episcopal Consecration of the new Syriac Catholic Archbishop of Homs, Hama, Nabak and Environs His Excellency Mor Theophilus Philip Barakat, at…

Meeting with Representatives of the Syriac Orthodox Youth of Homs

During his visit to Zaydal, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II met with representatives of the Syriac Orthodox Youth who gathered in Zaydal from the different parishes in Homs….

Laying of Wreath of Flowers at the Martyrs Square – Zaydal

After the Holy Qurobo on the occasion of St. Georges Day, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II and His Beatitude Syriac Catholic Patriarch Mor Ignatius Youssef III Younan laid…

Holy Qurobo – Saint Georges Day, Zaydal

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II celebrated the Holy Qurobo on the occasion of St. Georges Day at St. Georges Church in Zaydal. The Holy Qurobo was attended by…