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Meeting with Rev. Haroutioun Selimian

On February 21, 2020, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II received Rev. Haroutioun Selimian, Representative of the Armenian Protestant Church in Syria, at the Patriarchal Headquarters in Bab Touma…

Meeting with UAE Minister of Tolerance

On February 15, 2020, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II met with His Excellency Sheikh Nahyan Bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, UAE Minister of Tolerance, at his palace in Abu…

Meeting with the Newly Appointed General Managing Committee in UAE

On February 14, 2020, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II met with the newly appointed General Managing Committee in the UAE, in the presence of their Eminences: Archbishops: Mor…

Feast of Mor Ignatius Elias III – Dubai

On February 14, 2020, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II celebrated the Holy Qurobo at St. Ignatius Cathedral in Dubai, on the occasion of the Feast of Patriarch Mor…

Ramsho Prayer – Mor Ignatius Cathedral – Dubai

On February 13, 2020, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II presided over ramsho (evening) prayer at Mor Ignatius Cathedral in Dubai.   Their Eminences Archbishops: Mor Eustatheos Ishak, Patriarchal…

Visit of Syriac Catholic Archbishop of Damascus

On February 11, 2020, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II received His Excellency Mor Youhanna Jihad Battah, Syriac Catholic Archbishop of Damascus, at the Patriarchal Headquarters in Bab Touma…

Visit of the Austrian Charge d’Affaires in Damascus

On February 10, 2020, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II received His Excellency Hans-Peter Glanzer, Charge d’Affaires of the Austrian Embassy in Damascus, and the secretary of the embassy…

Feast of St. Maron – Damascus

On February 9, 2020, upon the invitation of His Excellency Archbishop Samir Nassar, Maronite Archbishop of Damascus, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II attended the Holy Qurobo for the…

Visit of the Charge d’Affaires of the Swedish Embassy in Damascus

On February 5, 2020, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II received His Excellency Mr. Jorgen Lindstrom, Charge d’Affaires of the Swedish Embassy in Damascus, at the Patriarchate Headquarters in…

Feast of the Presentation of the Lord to the Temple

On February 2nd, 2020, on the occasion of the feast of the Presentation of the Lord to the Temple, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II celebrated the Holy Qurobo…