Category Archives: News

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…

Visit to the Archbishop of Salzburg

Upon the invitation of the Archbishop of Salzburg, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II visited the residence of the Archbishop of Salzburg His Excellency Dr. Franz Lackner. His Holiness…

Visit to St. Peter Monastery in Salzburg

Upon his arrival to Salzburg Airport, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II was received by His Excellency Mgr. Dr. Franz Lackner, Archbishop of Salzburg, and Arch-Abbot Dr. Korbinian Birnbacher,…

Sayfo Monument at Tarakki School

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II inaugurated a new monument for the Centennial Commemoration of the Syriac Genocide ‘Sayfo’ at the Tarakki Syriac School in Bourj Hammoud, Lebanon. The…

Annual Dinner of the Syriac League in Lebanon

Under the auspices of His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II, the Syriac League in Lebanon held a gala dinner on the occasion of the 40th anniversary of its establishment. His…

Visit of the Syrian Minister of Social Affairs

For the first time after being appointed as Minister of Social Affairs, Her Excellency Dr. Rima Al-Qadry, Syrian Minister of Social Affairs visited the Syriac Orthodox patriarchate in Bab Touma,…

Visit of the Honorary Consul of Ireland in Syria

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II received His Excellency Mr. Naji Shawi, Honorary Consul of Ireland in Syria. His Holiness discussed with His Excellency the current situation in Syria…

Visit of a Delegation from Lattaqia 

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II received a delegation from the Syriac Orthodox Church in Lattaqia, headed by Very Rev. Raban Boutros Kassis, Patriarchal Delegate in Aleppo and Environs….