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Inauguration of a New Sayfo Monument in Mor Gewargis Church – Aleppo

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II inaugurated a new Sayfo Monument at Mor Gewargis Church in Aleppo. The monument was erected by the devoted efforts of Very Rev. Fr….

Ordination of Fr. Shukri Touma as Khuroyo in the Archdiocese of Aleppo

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II celebrated the Holy Qurobo on the occasion of the Feast of the Annunciation at Mor Gewargis Church in Aleppo. His Holiness was assisted…

Meeting with the Working Committees of the Archdiocese of Aleppo

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II met with the members of the working committees of the Archdiocese of Aleppo and Environs. The meeting was attended by His Eminence Mor…

Visit to the Elderly Home – Aleppo

During his pastoral visit to Aleppo, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II visited the Elderly Home at Mor Aphrem Cathedral in Aleppo. He was accompanied by His Eminence Mor…

Pastoral Visit to Aleppo – Evening Prayer at Mor Aphrem Cathedral

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II arrived to Aleppo for a pastoral visit. He was accompanied by His Eminence Mor Selwanos Boutros Al-Nehmeh, Archbishop of Homs, Hama and Environs,…

Visit of the Honorary Consul of Belgium in Damascus

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II received His Excellency Mr. Elia Atiyeh, Honorary Consul of Belgium in Damascus, at the Patriarchate Headquarters in Bab Touma, Damascus. His Holiness discussed…

Holy Qurobo – 2nd Sunday of Lent

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II celebrated the Holy Qurobo on the Second Sunday of the Great Lent at Mor George Patriarchal Cathedral in Bab Touma – Damascus. His…

“Story of a Mother” Concert – Damascus

On the occasion of Mothers Day, “La’ouna ‘al Tari’” (Meet us on the Road) Association organized a series of concerts in open air public areas in Damascus on the theme…

Ordination of Two Monks at Mor Aphrem Monastery in Maarat Saydnaya

On the occasion of Mor Aphrem and Mor Theodoros Day, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II celebrated the Holy Qurobo as Mor Aphrem Church in Mor Aphrem Monastery in…

Prayer of Praise for the Virgin Mary for the First Week of Lent – Saydnaya

On Friday evening of each week of the Great Lent, the parishioners of Saydnaya pray a special service of praise for the Virgin Mary, asking her intercession and seeking the…