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Reception of Officials in Aleppo

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II received religious leaders and officials from Aleppo at the Archdiocese Headquarters in Sulaymaniyyah. Their Graces: Latin Bishop George Abi Khazen, Greek Melkite Catholic…

Arrival to Aleppo

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II arrives to Aleppo for an apostolic visit to celebrate the New Year with the members of the Syriac Orthodox Church there. He is…

On the Way to Aleppo – Stop in Fayrouzeh

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II visited St. Elias Church in Fayrouzeh, on his way to Aleppo where he will celebrate the New Year. His Eminence Mor Selwanos Boutros…

Concluding Event of Ward Initiative

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II attended the concluding event of the “Ward Initiative” at the Opera House in Damascus. The event was organized by the Charitable Society for…

Minister of Endowment and Muslim Scholars Offer Christmas Wishes

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II received His Excellency Dr. Mohammad Abdelsattar Al-Sayed, Syrian Minister of Endowments, accompanied by a group of Muslim Scholars, who came to offer congratulatory…

Receiving Congratulations for Christmas – Saydnaya

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II received congratulations for Christmas by the religious leaders, Christian and Muslim, as well as officials from Saydnaya and Maarat Saydnaya, at Mor Aphrem…

Christmas Holy Qurobo in Damascus

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II celebrated the Holy Qurobo on the occasion of Christmas at St. Georges Patriarchal Cathedral in Bab Touma, Damascus. He was assisted by their…

Holy Qurobo on Christmas Eve – Damascus 2016

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II presided over the Holy Qurobo on the occasion of Christmas Eve at St. Georges Patriarchal Cathedral in Bab Touma, Damascus. The Holy Qurobo…

Christmas Message 2016

No. EN 742/16   By the Grace of God Ignatius Aphrem II Patriarch of Antioch and All the East Supreme Head of the Universal Syrian Orthodox Church      …

Christmas Spiritual Retreat for the Clergy of Damascus

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II participated in the Christmas Spiritual Retreat for the Clergy of Damascus, held at the Greek Orthodox Patriarchate of Antioch and All the East….