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Meetings in Erbil

During his visit to Erbil, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II held a meeting with the newly installed Assyrian Patriarch and the committee of the Assyrian Church of the…

The Syriac Orthodox Church Participates in the Consecration of the Holy Myron in Etchmiadzin

Upon the official invitation of the Apostolic Armenian Church, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II delegated His Eminence Mor Clemis Daniel Kourieh, Metropolitan of Beirut, and His Grace Mor…

His Holiness Celebrates the Holy Qurobo in Ankawa

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II celebrated the Holy Qurobo at the Lady of Lights Church in Ankawa. He was assisted by their Eminences Mor Theophilus Georges Saliba, Archbishop…

His Holiness Participates in the Enthronement of the New Assyrian Patriarch

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II arrived to Erbil International Airport on Saturday September 26, 2015, to participate in the Enthronement of the Newly Elected Assyrian Patriarch Mar Gewargis…

His Holiness Visits St. Gustav Cathedral in Gothenborg

On September 21, 2015, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II was welcomed by His Grace Per Ekerdal, Bishop of Gothenborg for the Church of Sweden, at St. Gustav Cathedral…

His Holiness Consecrates Mor Matta and Mor Behnam Church

On September 19, 2015, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II consecrated Mor Matta and Mor Behnam Church in Flemingsberg. He was assisted by their Eminences: Mor Dioscoros Benjamin Atas,…

His Holiness Receives the Sankt Ignatius Medal

On September 17, 2015, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II arrived to Sweden in an apostolic visit. He was accompanied by His Eminence Mor Dionysius Jean Kawak, Patriarchal Assistant,…

His Holiness Inaugurates the Academic Year at Mor Aphrem Theological Seminary

On September 14, 2015, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II inaugurated the academic year at Mor Aphrem Theological Seminary in Maarat Saydnaya. His Holiness celebrated the Holy Qurobo at…

Declaration of the Beatification of Syriac Catholic Martyr Mor Flabianos Mikhael Melki

On the occasion of the declaration of the beatification of Martyr Mor Flabianos Mikhael Melki, Syriac Catholic Archbishop of Jazeerat Ibn Omar who was martyred in 1915 during the Syriac…

The Forgotten Genocide: A Documentary on the Occasion of the Centennial of Sayfo

Under the patronage of His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II, and in collaboration with the Syrian Ministry of Social Affairs, the documentary entitled “The Forgotten Genocide” was launched on…