Patriarchal Divine Liturgy on the Feast of St. Jacob Baradeus

July 2015 – FB Page of Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II

His Holiness Patriarch Moran Mor Ignatius Aphrem II celebrated the Divine Liturgy on the occasion of the Feast of St. Jacob Baradeus and for the Silver Jubilee of the establishment of St. Jacob Baradeus Nuns Order.

His Holiness was assisted by their Eminences: Mor Clemis Daniel Kourieh, Metropolitan of Beirut, Mor Chrysostomos Mikhael Shemoun, Patriarchal Vicar in the Benevolent Institutions in Atchaneh, and Mor Timotheos Matthew, Patriarchal Secretary for Indian Affairs. Their Eminences: Mor Timotheos Aphrem Aboodi, Mor Philoxenus Matta Shemoun, Mor Theophilos George Saliba, Archbishop of Mount Lebanon and Tripoli, Mor Justinos Boulos Safar, Patriarchal Vicar in Zahleh nad Beqaa, and Mor Timotheos Matta Al-Khoury, Patriarchal Secretary, also attended.

In his sermon, His Holiness congratulated the nuns on the occasion of the silver Jubilee of the establishment of their order and blessed them and their work.

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