Palm Sunday at the Mariamite Cathedral in Damascus

Greek Orthodox Patriarchate of Anthioch and All East – 14/4/14

His Beatitude, John X, Patriarch of Antioch and all the East, presided over the Divine Liturgy of Palm Sunday in the Mariamite Cathedral in Damascus. His Grace Bishop Efraim (Malouli), priests and deacons participated in the liturgy.

A large congregation of the faithful filled the Cathedral. At the end of the Divine Liturgy, a procession with the icon of the Palm Sunday took place. In his Homily, His Beatitude reassured his call to end violence and to regain peace in our countries, especially in Syria and Lebanon.