“Be like Living Stones” – Patriarchal Encyclical of the Great Lent 2017

IN THE NAME OF THE SELF-EXISTENT SEMPITERNAL OF NECESSARY EXISTENCE THE ALMIGHTY IGNATIUS PATRIARCH OF THE HOLY SEE OF ANTIOCH AND ALL THE EAST SUPREME HEAD OF THE UNIVERSAL SYRIAN…

Lecture at Pazmany Peter Catholic University

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II gave a lecture entitled “Can Christians Still have a Future in the Middle East?” at the Pazmany Peter Catholic Universty in Budapest. His…

Lecture on the History of our Syriac Orthodox Church

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II gave a lecture on the History of the Syriac Orthodox Church as well as the modern challenges the Syriac heritage is facing. His…

Visit to the Eotvos Lorand University in Budapest

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II visited the Eotvos Lorand University in Budapest. He was accompanied by His Eminence Mor Nicodemus Daoud Sharaf, Archbishop of Mosul, Kirkuk and Kurdistan,…

Meeting with Syrian and Arab-Speaking Communities in Budapest

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II met with a group of Syrian and Arab-speaking people living in Budapest. His Holiness listened to the challenges they are facing in Hungary…

Meeting with Representatives of Hungarian Parliamentarian Parties

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II met representatives of the Hungarian Political Parties at the Hungarian Parliament in Budapest. The meeting was attended by His Eminence Mor Nicodemus Daoud…

Meeting with the Hungarian Prime Minister Mr. Viktor Orban

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II met with His Excellency the Hungarian Prime Minister Mr. Viktor Orban, at the Hungarian House of Parliament. The meeting was attended by His…

Meeting with Cardinal Peter Erdo of Budapest

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II visited His Eminence Cardinal Peter Erdo of Budapest during his official visit to Hungary. His Holiness was accompanied by His Eminence Mor Nicodemus…

Youth Convention Day 9 – Augsburg

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II participated in the Convention Day 9 at St. Mary Church in Augsburg – Germany. The event was organized by the Youth organization of…

Sunday of the Departed Souls – Holy Qurobo in Augsburg

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II celebrated the Holy Qurobo at St. Mary Mother of God Church in Augsburg on the occasion of the Sunday of the Departed Souls….