God is With Us

Sermon Delivered by His Holiness Mor Ignatius Aphrem II Patriarch of Antioch and All the East and Supreme Head of the Universal Syrian Orthodox Church on September 7, 2014, at…

Statement UN Security Council

Patriarchs of East Discuss Tragic Events

Statement Issued by the Syrian Orthodox Patriarchate of Antioch Atchaneh, Bikfaya – Lebanon – August 7, 2014 Today, the patriarchs of the East met at the Maronite Patriarchal residence in…

Statement Mosul

Patriarch Aphrem II Condemns the Killing and Burning of Churches in Mosul

A Statement Issued by the Syrian Orthodox Patriarchate of Antioch and All the East Patriarchal Residence – Atchaneh, Bikfaya, Lebanon July 19, 2014 The pace of the threats in Northern…

Statement June

Centennial Commemoration of the “Sayfo” Genocide

Statement Issued by the Syrian Orthodox Patriarchate of Antioch and All the East Patriarchal Residence in Atchaneh – Bikfaya, Lebanon June 27, 2014 His Holiness Mor Ignatius Aphrem II, Patriarch…

Statement Mosul

Patriarch Aphrem II Shares Pain and Suffering with Christians in Northern Iraq

Statement Issued by the Syrian Orthodox Patriarchate of Antioch and All the East Patriarchal Residence in Atchaneh – Bikfaya, Lebanon June 27, 2014 Upon hearing the news of the terrorist…