Syriac Orthodox Patriarchate – June 2016
His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II presided over the meeting of the Temporary General Secretariat of the Holy Synod in Erbil. Their Eminences, members of the Temporary General Secretariat.
Mor Justinus Boulos Safar , Patriarchal Vicar in Zahleh and Beqaa, Mor Philoxenus Mattias Nayis, Patriarchal Vicar in Germany, Mor Nicodemus Daoud Sharaf, Archbishop of Mosul, Kurdistan and Environs, Mor Timotheos Matta Al-Khoury, Patriarchal Vicar in the Patriarchal Archdiocese of Damascus, participated in the meeting.
His Holiness also invited their Eminences Mor Gregorius Saliba Shemoun, Patriarchal Counselor and Mor Timotheos Moussa Al-Shamani, Archbishop of the Archdiocese of Mor Matta Monastery to attend the meeting.
His Holiness opened the meeting with a prayer and then he discussed with their Eminences the different matters on the agenda.