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Meeting with the High Commission for Church Affairs in Palestine

On April 14, 2019, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II met with the High Presidential Commission for Church Affairs in Palestine headed by Dr. Ramzi Khoury, at the Patriarchate…

Visit to Umm el-Jimal Archeological Town – Jordan

On April 11, 2019, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II visited Umm el-Jimal archeological town in Jordan. He was accompanied by their Eminences the Archbishops. The village is known…

Consecration of Archbishop Patriarchal Vicar for Jerusalem

On April 10, 2019, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II celebrated the Holy Qurobo at Mor Aphrem Cathderal in Amman – Jordan.   During the Qurobo, His Holiness consecrated…

Meeting with Prince El-Hassan Bin Talal

On April 10, 2019, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II met with His Royal Highness Prince El-Hassan Bin Talal, in Amman – Jordan. Their Eminences: Mor Theophilos George Saliba,…

Compline Prayer at St. Aphrem Cathedral in Amman

On Tuesday 9, 2019, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II presided over Sutoro (Compline) Prayer at St. Aphrem Cathedral in Amman, Jordan.   Their Eminences: Mor Dioscoros Benjamin Atas,…

Meeting with His Majesty King Abdullah II of Jordan

On April 9, 2019, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II met His Majesty King Abdullah II, King of Jordan, at the Royal Palace in Amman. He was accompanied by…

Holy Qurobo and Funeral of Late Archbishop Mor Philoxenus Matta Chamoun

On April 8, 2019, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II celebrated the Holy Qurobo and presided over the Funeral Service of the Thrice Blessed Archbishop Mor Philoxenus Matta Cahmoun,…

First Service of the Funeral of Late Mor Philoxenus Matta Chamoun

On April 7, 2019, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II presided over the first Teshmeshto (service) of the Funeral of the thrice blessed Archbishop Mor Philoxenus Matta Chamoun, at…

Meeting with Delegation from World Communion of Reformed Churches

On March 31, 2019, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II received a delegation from the World Communion of Reformed Churches (WCRC), at the Patriarchate Headquarters in Bab Touma –…

Meeting for the the Knanaya Archdiocese

On March 28, 2019, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II presided over a meeting to discuss issues related to the unity of the Knanaya Archdiocese and its growth and…