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Opening of Factury for Artificial Prostheses

On July 13, 2021, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II opened the new Al-Nehmeh Center for the production of the artificial prostheses which is affiliated to the Archdiocese. His…

Visit to “Mor Selwanos Boutros Al-Nehmeh” Orphanage

On July 13, 2021, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II inspected the construction work of “Mor Selwanos Boutros Al-Nehmeh” Orphanage in Zeydal. His Excellency Mr. Bassam, Governor of Homs…

Visit to ‘Salt of the Earth’ Center

On July 13, 2021, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II visited the headquarters of the Salt of the Earth in Homs. His Holiness was accompanied by His Excellency Mr….

Visit to Um Alzennar Relief and Development Center (URDC)

On July 13, 2021, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II visited the headquarters of Um Alzunar Relief and Development Center (URDC) in Homs. His Excellency Mr. Bassam, Governor of…

Visit to the Restored Houses in Old Homs

On July 13, 2021, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II inspected the restoration work executed by the Patriarchate through the collaboration with Hungary Help to restore some houses in…

Reception of the Governor of Homs Mr. Bassam Barsik

On July 13, 2021, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II received His Excellency Mr. Bassam, Governor of Homs and General Abdo Karam, Head of the Police of Homs, at…

Visit to Construction Site of the Shrine of the Zunoro

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II inspects the construction work of the shrine of the Holy Zunoro at the Cathedral of Um Alzennar.

Elevation of Fr Zuhri Khazaal to the Rank of Khuroyo

On July 12, 2021, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II celebrated the Holy Qurobo at the Lady of the Girdle (Zunoro) Cathedral in Homs. After reading the Gospel, His…

Meeting with Archbishop Habib Chamieh

On July 9, 2021, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II received His Excellency Mor John Habib Chamieh, Archbishop of Argentine for the Maronite Church, and Very Rev. Father Edmond…

Video Meeting of the Presidents of MECC

On July 8, 2021, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II, as President of the MECC for the family of Oriental Orthodox Churches, presided over a virtual meeting of the…