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Celebration of the Resurrection – Evening Qurobo – Damascus

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II presided over the Holy Qurobo celebrated by Rev. Fr. Gabriel Daoud at St. George Patriarchal Cathedral in Bab Touma, Damascus, on the eve…

Good Friday Procession – Al-Qousour, Damascus

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II participated in the procession of the Crucifix on Good Friday, in St. Mary Church in Al-Qousour, Damascus. The Syriac Scouts of Damascus organized…

Good Friday Service – Damascus

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II celebrated the service of the worship of the Crucified on Good Friday at St. George Patriarchal Cathedral in Bab Touma, Damascus. He was assisted…

Washing of the Feet – Damascus

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II celebrated the rite of the washing of the feet at St. George Patriarchal Cathedral in Bab Touma, Damascus. During this rite, His Holiness…

Visit of American Senator Mr. Richard Black

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II received His Excellency American Senator Mr. Richard Black at the Patriarchate Headquarters in Bab Touma, Damascus. His Excellency Mr. Black was accompanied by…

Maundy Thursday Qurobo – Damascus

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II celebrated the Holy Qurobo on Maundy Thursday at St. Georges PatriarchalCathedral in Bab Touma – Damascus. His Eminence Mor Timotheos Matta Al-Khoury, Patriarchal…

Hasho Service at Mor Jacob Church in Jaramana

On the occasion of the Passion (Hasho) Week, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II presided over the prayer service of Tuesday Evening at Mor Jacob Baradeus Church in Jaramana….

Nahire – Damascus

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II celebrated the special rite of the Nahire (Lights) on the eve of the Passion Week at St. Georges Patriarchal Cathedral in Bab Touma,…

Palms Sunday – Damascus

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II celebrated the Holy Qurobo on the occasion of Palms Sunday at St. Georges Patriarchal Cathedral in Bab Touma, Damascus. His Eminence Mor Timotheos…

Visit of a Delegation from the European Parliament

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II received a delegation from the Alliance for Freedom and Peace (AFP) from the European Parliament, at the Patriarchate Headquarter in Bab Touma, Damascus….