Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II Meets Newly Appointed Archdiocesan Council in Damascus

Syriac Orthodox Patriarchate - 22/11/16 His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II met with the newly appointed Archdiocesan Council of the Patriarchal Archdiocese in Damascus at the Patriarchate in Bab Touma – Damascus. The meeting was attended by His Eminence Mor Timotheos Matta Al-Khoury, Patriarchal Vicar in the Patriarchal Archdiocese of Damascus and Very Rev. Raban Joseph ...

Syriac Orthodox Church Officially Recognized in Germany

Syriac Orthodox Church - July 2016 In a historical moment for the Syriac Orthodox Church in Germany, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II signed the official document submitted in the name of the Syriac Orthodox Church in Germany to the German government to obtain legal recognition as a church in the country. This document is the ...

Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II Arrives in Canada

30/8/15- FB page of Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II His Holiness Patriarch Moran Mor Ignatius Aphrem II started his apostolic visit to Canada. He arrived to Toronto where he was welcomed by His Eminence Mor Athanasius Elia Bahi, Patriarchal Vicar in Canada, and some members of the Archdiocesan Council. His Holiness is accompanied by His Eminence Mor Timotheos ...

Bishop Anthimos of Olympos Enters Eternal Rest

May 2015 - Greek Orthodox Church of USA SAN FRANCISCO – His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios of America announced today (May 29, 2015) with great sadness, during the meetings of the Archdiocesan Council, the falling asleep in the Lord of His Grace Bishop Anthimos of Olympos, age 80, in his residence in West Yarmouth, Massachusetts. Following the ...