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Eastern USA Clergy Retreat 

The Syriac Orthodox clergy of the Archdiocese of Eastern USA gathered at Mor Aphrem Center in Paramus, New Jersey to participate in a series of lectures and spiritual activities from…

4th Annual Suryoyto Women Day

  Under the auspices of His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II, the 4th Annual Suryoyto Women Day was held at Mor Aphrem Center in New Jersey. Their Eminences Mor Dionysius…

Oriental Orthodox Churches Concelebrate the Holy Qurobo – New Jersey

On October 24, 2015, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II concelebrated the Holy Qurobo at St. Mark Cathedral in Teaneck, New Jersey with the prelates of the Oriental Orthodox…

Lecture on Sayfo at John Curtin Institute of Public Policy (JCIPP) – Perth, Australia

On 23rd October 2015, Dr Theodora Issa conveyed a lecture under the title “The Centenary of the 1915 ‘Forgotten Genocide’: A Syriac/Aramaic Perspective” at the John Curtin Institute of Public…

Reception in Honor of His Holiness at Staten Island

The Coptic Orthodox Diocese of New York and New England hosted a reception in honor of His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II at the Archangel Michael and Mar Mina…

Visit to St. Mary the Helper Church – Salzburg

In honor of His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II’s visit to Salzburg, the parish of St. Mary the Helper in Salzburg invited His Holiness to participate in the special…

Academic Lecture at the University of Salzburg

Upon the invitation of the Faculty of Theology at the University of Salzburg, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II gave a lecture entitled: “Syriac Christianity in the face of…

Consecration of Beth Suryoye – Salzburg 

  His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II inaugurated the new Syriac Theological Seminary in Salzburg (Beth Suryoye). His Excellency Archbishop of Salzburg Mgr. Dr. Franz Lackner also participated in…

Peace Prayer at the Baroque Cathedral in Salzburg

On the occasion of His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II’s visit to Salzburg, a prayer for peace in the Middle East was organized at the Baroque Cathedral in Salzburg….

Press Conference in Salzburg

On the occasion of the inauguration of the new Syriac Theological Seminary in Salzburg, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II held a press conference at the Catholic Archbishop Residence…