Meeting with His Beatitude Cardinal Sako

On January 26, 2019, upon the invitation of His Beatitude and Eminence Mar Louis Raphaël I Sako Patriarch of Babylon of the Chaldeans, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II…

Meeting with Minister of Education in Kurdistan Regional Government

On January 26, 2019, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II met with Mr. Pishtiwan Sadiq Minister of Education in the Kurdistan Regional Government of Iraqi Kurdistan.   He was…

Meeting with Minister for the Interior in the Kurdistan Regional Government

On January 26, 2019, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II met with His Excellency Mr. karim sinjari Minister for the Interior in the Kurdistan Regional Government of Iraqi Kurdistan….

Inauguration of the New Archdiocesan Residence – Erbil

On January 26, 2019, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II inaugurated the new Archdiocesan Residence in Erbil.   An official celebration was organized for the occasion. It was attended…

Meeting with President of Iraqi Kurdistan Masoud Barzani

On January 25, 2019, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II met with His Excellency Masoud Barzani, President of Iraqi Kurdistan.   His Holiness was accompanied by their Eminences: Mor…

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…