On January 20, 2019, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II attended a reception held in honor of his first apostolic visit to Amman – Jordan at St. Aphrem Cathedral.
Their Eminences: Mor Severius Hawa, Archbishop of Baghdad and Basra, and Mor Timotheos Matta Al-Khoury, Patriarchal Vicar in the Patriarchal Archdiocese of Damascus, as well as Very Rev. Raban Gabriel Dahho, Patriarchal Vicar in Jerusalem, Jordan and the Holy Lands, the Reverend clergy and deacons, and a large crowd of the faithful of our church, attended the ceremony.
Their Excellencies the Archbishops and Vicars of the sister churches in Amman also attended the reception. His Excellency Dr. Iman Alloush, Ambassador of Syria in Amman, and the Ambassador of France in Amman were present in addition to many dignitaries from Amman