Prime Minister of the Kurdistan Regional Government of Iraqi Kurdistan

On January 25, 2019, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II met with His Excellency Prime Minister of the Kurdistan Regional Government of Iraqi Kurdistan Mr. Nechirvan Barzani.   His…

Meeting with Consul General of the United States in Erbil

On January 25, 2019, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II met with His Excellency Consul General of the United States in Erbil Mr. Steven Fagin.   His Holiness discussed…

Prayer at Oum Al-Nour Church – Ankawa

On January 24, 2019, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II presided over thanks prayer at Oum Al-Nour (Mother of Light) Church in Ankawa, Iraq.   Their Eminences: Mor Nicodemus…

Arrival at Erbil International Airport

On January 24, 2019, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II arrived at Erbil International Airport in Iraq, on an Apostolic visit during which he will inaugurate the new Archdiocesan…

Prayer for the Unity of the Church – St. Severus Church, Atchaneh

On January 22, 2019, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II, along with their Beatitudes: Cardinal Mar Bechara Boutros Al-Rai, Patriarch of Antioch and All the East for the Maronite…

Meeting with their Beatitudes Patriarchs Rai & Younan

On January 22, 2019, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II received Their Beatitudes: Cardinal Mar Bechara Boutros Al-Rai, Patriarch of Antioch and All the East for the Maronite Church,…

MECC Executive Committee Inaugural Session & Theological Panel

On January 22, 2019, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II inaugurated the sessions of the Executive Committee of the Middle East Council of Churches (MECC), hosted by our Syriac…

Meeting with His Beatitude Cardinal Mar Louis Rafael I Sako

On January 21, 2019, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II received His Beatitude and Eminence Cardinal Mar Louis Rafael I Sako, Chaldean Patriarch of Babylon, at the Patriarchal Residence…

Meeting with the Syriac Benevolent Association in Amman

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II met the members of the Syriac Benevolent Association in Amman. Their Eminences Mor Severius Hawa, Archbishop of Baghdad and Basra, and Mor Timotheos…

Reception in Honor of His Holiness – St Aphrem Cathedral – Amman

On January 20, 2019, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II attended a reception held in honor of his first apostolic visit to Amman – Jordan at St. Aphrem Cathedral….