Prayer at St. Mary Church in Istanbul

On October 13, 2023, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II presided over the evening prayer at St. Mary Church in Istanbul.

Their Eminences Archbishops: Mor Philoxenus Yusuf Cetin, Patriarchal Vicar of Istanbul, Ankara and Izmir, Mor Theophilos George Saliba, Patriarchal Advisor, Mor Timotheos Samuel Aktas, Arhcbishop of Turabdin, Mor Dioscoros Benjamin Atas, Patriarchal Vicar in Sweden, Mor Philoxenus Saliba Ozmen, Archbishop of Mardin, Mor Gregorius Malke Urek, Patriarchal Vicar of Adiyaman and Environs, Mor Philoxenus Mattias Nayis, Patriarchal Vicar in Germany, Mor Clemis Daniel Kourieh, Archbishop of Beirut, Mor Julius Hanna Aydin, Director of External Relations in Germany, Mor Timotheos Matta Al-Khoury, Archbishop of Homs, Hama, Tartous and Environs, Mor Chrysostomos Youhanna Ghassaly, Patriarchal Vicar of Argentina, Mor Maurice Amsih, Archbishop of Jazeera and Euphrates, and Mor Joseph Bali, Patriarchal Assistant.

In his speech, His Holiness expressed his great joy to be among his flock on the special and historical occasion of the consecration of the new church.