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Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II arrives in Germany for Maiden Apostolic Visit

May 14, 2015 Featured News

FB Page of Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II – 14/5/15 Germany: His Holiness Patriarch Moran Mor Ignatius Aphrem II of Antioch and All East begins first apostolic visit to Germany. The Patriarch and the delegation has arrived in Frankfurt today. Source:  

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Consecration of Mor Aphrem Syriac Orthodox Chapel in New Jersey

May 11, 2015 Featured News

May 2015 FB Page of Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II USA: On May 9th, 2015 His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II presided over the consecration of Mor Aphrem Chapel in Mor Aphrem Patriarchal Center in New Jersey. Their Eminences the Archbishops: Mor Athanasius Aphrem Barsoum, Former Archbishop of Beirut, Mor Severius Abraham, Assistant Metropolitan of Angamali […]

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Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II to attend the First Ever Syriac Orthodox Day in Germany

May 7, 2015 Featured News

7/5/15 Germany: From May 15-17, the Syriac Orthodox Church in Germany under the direction of His Eminence Mor Philoxenus Mattias Nayis and the chairman of the diocesan council Dr. Scharbil Raid Gharib will be holding the first Syriac Orthodox church day in German history.  At this event, His Holiness Moran Mor Ignatius Aphrem II will show […]

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Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II celebrates Divine Liturgy at St Mark Syriac Orthodox Church in New Jersey

May 4, 2015 Featured News

4/5/15 USA: His Holiness Patriarch Moran Mor Ignatius Aphrem II celebrated Holy Qurobo at St. Mark Syriac Orthodox Cathedral in Teaneck, NJ. During the liturgy, His Holiness elevated Rev. Fr. Anthony De Luca to the rank of Chor-bishop (Corepiscopos -Khuroyo). During the sermon, His Holiness thanked Khuroyo Anthony for his service in multiple capacities to […]

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Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II urge Peace & Reconciliation in Malankara

May 3, 2015 Featured News
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OCP News Service – Prakash Varghese (OCP Delegate of UAE, Gulf & Levant) 3/5/15 ALSO READ PREVIOUS STORIES: Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II & Catholicose Baselios Paulose II – True Brothers in Christ makes history in Armenia Historic meeting of Catholicos Baselios Palouse II with Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II take place at the Mother See of […]

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Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II Speaks at “Christians in the Middle East: What Future?” Conference

May 2, 2015 Featured News

2/5/15 Italy: His Holiness Patriarch Moran Mor Ignatius Aphrem II gave a talk at the “Christians in the Middle East: What Future?” International Conference organized by Sant’Egidio Community in Bari – Italy. His Holiness gave an overview of the history of the Christian presence in the Middle East, especially during the Muslim rule. He also […]

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Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II Meets Syriac Catholic and Chaldean Catholic Primates

April 27, 2015 Featured News

27/4/15 Lebanon: His Holiness Patriarch Moran Mor Ignatius Aphrem II met with their Beatitudes Syriac Catholic Patriarch Mor Ignatius Youssef III Younan and Chaldean Patriarch Mar Rafael Louis Sako at the Syriac Catholic Patriarchate in Beirut, Lebanon. They have issued a statement following their consultory meeting encouraging the preservation of the Christian Identity in the Middle […]

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Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II Presides over the blessing of Holy Myron

April 27, 2015 Featured News

27/4/15 Syria: His Holiness Patriarch Moran Mor Ignatius Aphrem II has presided over the rite of the blessing and mixture of the ingredients of the Holy Myron at St. Aphrem Monastery in Maarat Saydnaya. His Holiness blessed the ingredients of the Holy Myron which were brought from India. Source:  

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Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II Received by Catholicos-Patriarch Karekin II

April 27, 2015 Featured News

27/4/15 Yerevan: His Holiness Patriarch Moran Mor Ignatius Aphrem II met with His Holiness Catholicos of All Armenians Karekin II in Etchmiadzin at the end of his visit to Armenia. His Holiness was accompanied by His Eminence Mor Dionysius Jean Kawak, Patriarchal Assistant and Very Rev. Fr. Joseph Bali, Patriarchal Secretary and Media Office Director. […]

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Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II meets Russian President Vladimir Putin: Discuss on situation of Abducted Bishops

April 24, 2015 Featured News
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24/4/15 Yerevan : His Holiness Patriarch Moran Mor Ignatius Aphrem II met with Russian President Vladimir Putin at the Armenian Genocide Memorial in Yerevan. His Holiness asked President Putin to help to trace the abducted Archbishops of Aleppo Mor Gregorius Youhanna Ibrahim and Boulos Yaziji. President Putin promised to help in this matter. His Holiness will […]

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Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II & Catholicose Baselios Paulose II – True Brothers in Christ makes history in Armenia

April 24, 2015 Featured News
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Dr Rubina Khachatryan (OCP Delegate of Yerevan and All Armenia) OCP News Service – 24/4/15 ALSO READ PREVIOUS STORIES: Historic meeting of Catholicos Baselios Palouse II with Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II take place at the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin: OCP Chancellor Chorbishop Kyriakose Thottupuram of Chicago urges meeting between Patriarch of Antioch and Catholicos […]

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Historic meeting of Catholicos Baselios Palouse II with Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II take place at the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin

April 23, 2015 Featured News

Dr Rubin (OCP Delegate of Yerevan & All Armenia) OCP News Service – 23/4/15 Yerevan: The historic meeting between His Holiness Ignatius Aphrem II – Patriarch on the Apsotolic throne of St Peter  and Primate of the Syriac Orthodox  Church of Antioch and All East and His Holiness Baselios Paulose II of the East –Catholicose on the […]

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Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II of Antioch and All East Arrives at the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin

April 22, 2015 Featured News

On April 21, at the invitation of His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians; His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II, Syriac Orthodox Patriarch of Antioch and All the East; and His Beatitude Cardinal Mar Bechara Boutros Al-Rai, Maronite Patriarch of Antioch and All the East; arrived at the Mother See […]

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Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II presides ove the prayers held in Damascus for the safe return of abducted Bishops

April 20, 2015 Featured News

20/4/15 Damascus: His Holiness Patriarch Moran Mor Ignatius Aphrem II presided over the prayer that was organized for the return of the abducted Archbishops of Aleppo Mor Gregorius Youhanna Ibrahim and Boulos Yaziji after two years on their abduction. The prayer was held at St. Georges Patriarchal Cathedral in Damascus and attended by clergy from […]

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Easter Message of Patriarch Moran Mor Ignatius Aphrem II

April 10, 2015 Featured News

10/4/15 Damascus: Easter greetings from His Holiness Patriarch Moran Mor Ignatius Aphrem II of Antioch and All East. Source:

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Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II lays foundation stone for the Sayfo memorial in Qamishli

April 7, 2015 Featured News

7/4/15 Also Read – Patriarch Aphrem II Visits Syria’s Qamishli Amid War Visit to Mor Gewargis Assyrian Church of the East in Qamishli His Holiness Patriarch Moran Mor Ignatius Aphrem II visited Mor Gewargis Assyrian Church of the East in Qamishli accompanied by their Eminences Mor Timotheos Matta Al-Khoury, Patriarchal Secretary and Mor Timotheos Matthew, Patriarchal […]

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Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II attends Christian-Muslim Religious Summit

March 30, 2015 Featured News

30/3/15 Beirut: Following the invitation of the Maronite Patriarch Cardinal Mar Bechara Boutros Al-Raii, His Holiness Patriarch Moran Mor Ignatius Aphrem II participated in the Christian-Muslim Religious Summit convened at the Maronite Patriarchate in Bkerke. The summit was attended by religious leaders from Lebanon including: Armenian Orthodox Catholicose Aram I, Syriac Catholic Patriarch Mor Ignatius […]

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Pope Tawadros II receives Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II and Catholicos Aram I

March 20, 2015 Featured News

John Anton – (OCP Delegate in Cario) OCP News Service – 20/3/15 Cairo – Egypt: His Holiness Pope Tawaros II of Alexandria of the Coptic Orthodox Church revived His Holiness Ignatius Aphrem II – Patriarch of Antioch and All East of the Syriac Orthodox Church His Holiness Aram I – Catholicose of Cilicia of the […]

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Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II presides over the meeting of the Standing Committee of Oriental Orthodox Churches in North America

March 17, 2015 Featured News

17/3/15 USA: His Holiness Mor Ignatius Aphrem II – Patriarch of Antioch & All East presided over the meeting of the Standing Committee of Oriental Orthodox Churches in North America (SCOOCH) on 16th March. The meeting was hosted at the Armenian Orthodox Church in New York by His Eminence Archbishop Kajag Barsamian. Coptic Orthodox Church, Syrian […]

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Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II Meets with European Parliament President Martin Schulz

March 6, 2015 Featured News

Prakash Varghese (OCP Delegate of UAE, Gulf and Levant) OCP News Service 6/3/15 Scandinavia: His Holiness Ignatius Aphrem II – Patriarch of Antioch and All East met with Martin Schulz- President of the European Parliament. They discussed the current situation in syria, Iraq and Middle East in General. Patriarch was accompanied by a high level […]

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Patriarch Moran Mor Ignatius Aphrem II attended the Suryoye Salzburg Seminary held at the Aristo Hotel in Gronau

March 4, 2015 Featured News

Netherlands – 4/3/15 His Holiness Patriarch Moran Mor Ignatius Aphrem II attended the Suryoye Salzburg Seminary which was held in the Aristo Hotel in Gronau. He was accompanied by their Eminences Mor Polycarpus Augin Aydin, Patriarchal Vicar in the Netherlands, Mor Philoxenus Mattias Nayis, Patriarchal Vicar in Germany, Mor Yulius Hanna Aydin Patriarchal Vicar external […]

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