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Condolence Message for the Passing Away of Dr. Yuhanon Mor Philoxenus

 BY THE GRACE OF GOD Ignatius Aphrem II Patriarch of Antioch and All the East Supreme Head of the Universal Syrian Orthodox Church  No EI 100/15 December 30, 2015  Apostolic…

Visit of His Beatitude Mor Ignatius Youssef III Younan

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II received His Beatitude Syriac Catholic Patriarch Mor Ignatius Youssef III Younan, at the Patriarchal Residence in Atchaneh. His Beatitude was accompanied by His…

His Holiness Offers Condolences for the Passing Away of Mgr Gregory Haddad

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II offered his condolences to His Excellency Mgr. Cyril Boustros, Greek Catholic Melkite Archbishop of Beirut and Jbeil, on the passing away of Late…

Christmas Holy Qurobo

On Christmas morning, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II celebrated the Holy Qurobo at St. Georges Patriarchal Cathedral on Christmas. He was assisted by their Eminences Mor Timotheos Matta…

Inauguration of the Christmas Tree

After the Holy Qurobo on Christmas Eve, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II inaugurated the special Christmas tree prepared by the Syriac Scouts in Damascus, at Al-Ghassani Square. His…

Christmas Eve 2015

  On the occasion of Christmas Eve, His Eminence Mor Timotheos Matta Al-Khoury, Patriarchal Secretary,  celebrated the Holy Qurobo at St. Mary Church in Al-Qusur, Damascus. His Holiness Patriarch Mor…

Christmas Gifts Distribution at the “Sustainable Development Association”

The “Sustainable Developments Association” invited His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II to attend a distribution of Christmas Gifts to children on the occasion of Christmas. The association prepared an…

Palestinian Ambassador in Damascus Visits His Holiness

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II received His Excellency Mr. Anwar Abdul Hadi, Ambassador of Palestine in Damascus and Head of the Political Department in Palestine Liberation Organization. The…

Christmas Concert at Mor Yacoub Baradeus Church – Jaramana

On the occasion of Christmas, Mor Yacoub Baradeus Church in Jarama, Damascus, organized a Christmas Concert. St. Aphrem Patriarchal Choir chanted Christmas Carols and songs. His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius…

Visit of the Indian Ambassador in Syria

After his appointment in Syria, His Excellency Shri. Man Mohan Bhanot, Ambassador of India in Damascus, paid his first visit to Syriac Orthodox Patriarchate. His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem…