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Representative of Al Imam Khamenei in Damascus offers Christmas Greeting to His Holiness

On December 24, 2018, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II received His Excellency Sayyed Abu’l Fadl Tabtabaei, Representative of Al Imam Sayyed Ali Khamenei in Damascus, at the Patriarchate…

Syrian Minister of Endowments and Delegation of Sheikhs offer Christmas Greetings to His Holiness

On December 24, 2018, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II received His Excellency Syrian Deputy Minister of Religious Endowments Muhammad Abd Al-Sattar Al-Sayyid, and a group of Muslim Sheikhs,…

Inspection of Al-Kalima School & Inauguration of its Playground

On December 23, 2018, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II visited Al-Kalima School, which is affiliated with our Archdiocese in Aleppo, and which was damaged during the war in…

Ceremony for the 2nd Anniversary of Aleppo Liberation

On December 23, 2018, upon the invitation of His Excellency Governor of Aleppo Hussein Diab, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II attended a ceremony on the occasion of the…

Holy Qurobo at St. Aphrem Cathedral – Aleppo

On December 23, 2018, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II celebrated the Holy Qurobo at St. Aphrem Cathedral in al-Sulaymaniyye – Aleppo.   He was assisted by His Eminence…

Event for the Second Anniversary of the Liberation of Aleppo

On December 22, 2018, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II attended an event organized by St. Aphrem Patriarchal Choir for the second anniversary of the liberation of the city…

Reception of Officials in Aleppo

On December 22, 2018, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II received at the Diocesan Headquarters in al-Sulaymaniyye their Excellencies: Mufti of Aleppo Sheikh Mahmoud Akkam, Governor of Aleppo Hussein…

Archbishops of Aleppo Welcome His Holiness

On December 22, 2018, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II received Heads of the Christian Churches in Aleppo, at the Diocesan Headquarters in al-Sulaymaniyye.   The delegations included their…

Arrival to Aleppo

On December 22, 2018, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II arrived to Aleppo on a short visit to the Archdiocese of Aleppo.   He was accompanied by His Eminence…

Christmas Meditation Night – Damascus

On December 21, 2018, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II attended a Christmas meditation night entitled “Christmas: Light for the World”, organized by all the youth organizations in the…