On July 11, 2015, His Holiness Patriarch Moran Mor Ignatius Aphrem II visited His Holiness Catholicos Aram I, Catholicos of the Great House of Cilicia in his summer residence in Bikfaya.
His Holiness was accompanied by Rev. Raban Cyrillos Babi and Rev. Raban Joseph Bali, Patriarchal Secretary and Media Office Director.
His Holiness thanked the Catholicos for participating in the opening of the “Syriac Genocide: Martyrdom and Faith” conference that took place in USEK and offered him the new volumes of the Patriarchal Journal. Both Pontiffs walked through the monastery, met the seminarians and checked the monument commemorating the Armenian Genocide.