On October 2nd, 2019, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II visited Sankt Ignatius Syriac Orthodox Seminary in Sweden.
His Holiness was accompanied by their Eminences: Mor Dioscoros Benjamen Atas, Patriarchal Vicar in Sweden, Mor Polycarpus Augin Aydin, Patriarchal Vicar in Holland, and Very Rev. Raban Joseph Bali, Patriarchal Secretary and Media Office Director.
His Holiness was received by the teachers and seminarians of Sankt Ignatius Seminary.
After offering the prayer (teshmeshto) at the Chapel of the Seminary, His Holiness inspected the premises and listened to the report of the teachers on the theological formation as well as courses offered at the Seminary.
At the end of his visit, His Holiness blessed the teachers and seminarians of Sankt Ignatius Syriac Orthodox Seminary and wished them a blessed and successful academic year.