Eastern and Oriental Orthodox Primates attend Funeral Service of late Patriarch Ignatius Zakka Iwas in Lebanon:Mortal Remains moved to Syria

Prakash Varghese (OCP Delegate of UAE, Gulf and Levant Region) OCP News Service- 27/3/14 Beirut: Pope Tawadros II , Patriarch John X of Antioch and Catholicos Aram I of the Armenian Orthodox Church at the Funeral Service of late Patriarch Ignatius Zakka Iwas in Lebanon.  Locum Tenens Archbishop Mor Severios Hawathe of Baghdad and Catholcos Abune Baselios Thomas I led ...

Dignitaries pay final respect to Patriarch Ignatius Zakka Iwas: Synod to Elect Locum Tenens

Prakash Varghese (OCP Delegate of UAE, Gulf and Levant Region) OCP News Service Beirut: Several high level dignitaries today visited the mortal remains of the late Patriarch at the St. Aphrem Cathedral to pay their final respect. Pope Tawadros II of the Alexandria and All Africa and a very high delegation from the Coptic Church, Michel Suleiman ...

High-level delegations to attend funeral services of Patriarch Ignatius Zakka Iwas

MSV News Bureau - 25/2/14 A High-level delegation headed by His Holiness Pope Theodoros II the Patriarch of Holy Coptic Orthodox Church, will travel to Lebanon to be the part of the funeral services of late Prince Patriarch His Holiness Moran Mor Ignatius Zakka I Iwas of Holy Universal Syriac Orthodox Church of Antioch. Special delegation of ...

Divine Liturgy held for Late Patriarch Ignatius Zakka Iwas in Damascus

Prakash Varghese (OCP Delegate of UAE, Gulf anf Levant Region) OCP News Service 24/3/14 Divine Liturgy held for Late Patriarch Ignatius Zakka Iwas in Damascus on Sunday 23rd March 2014. The Liturgy was led by Metropolitan’s Mor Ivanious Paulose, Mor Thimothios Matta AlKhoury, Mor Silvanos Petrus. Several faithful and prelates attended the divine Service. A meeting of condolence was ...

Liturgical services held for Patriarch Ignatius Zakka Iwas in Germany

OCP News Service- 23/3/14 Berlin: Pics from the Liturgical and prayer services held at the Mor Yacoub Monastery in Germany on 23rd March 2014 Sunday for the late Patriarch Ignatius Zakka Iwas of Antioch and All East. Large number of faithful participated in the worship ceremony and paid last respect to their beloved Patriarch. Source: OCP News Service  

Condolence Letter from Supreme Catholicos-Patriarch Karekin II on the demise of Patriarch Ignatius Zakka Iwas

23/3/14 His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians, send a letter of condolence to the Holy Synod of the Syrian Orthodox Church, expressing his sorrow on the passing of His Holiness Mor Ignatius Zakka I, Patriarch of Antioch and All the East. His Holiness offered the deepest sympathies on behalf of the ...

Director of the Office of Strategic Planning at the United States Washington DC express his Condolence on the demise Patriarch Ignatius Zakka Iwas I

Fr Alexander with Patriarch Ignatius Zakka Iwas

  Fr Alexander Kurien- Director of  the  the Office of Strategic Planning at the United States Department of State in Washington D.C.  USA - 23/3/14 We all are grieved by the demise of His Holiness Patriarch Moran Mor Ignatius Zakka Iwas I - the long-standing Patriarch, 122nd successor of St. Peter in the Apostolic See of Antioch and Supreme Head of the Syriac ...

Condolences Message from Catholicos Baselios Paulose II on the Demise of Patriarch Ignatius Zakka Iwas of Antioch and All East

OCP News Service - 22/3/14  The Indian Malankara Orthodox Church Condolences Message from His Holiness Baselios Paulose II - Catholicos of the East and Metropolitan of Malankara - Primate of the Indian Orthodox Church on the Demise of Patriarch Ignatius Zakka Iwas of Antioch and All East  Also Read- - Indian Malankara Orthodox Church Mourns the Demise of Patriarch Ignatius ...

St. Ephraim Monastery in Syria to be the final resting place of Patriarch Ignatius Zakka Iwas

Prakash Varghese (OCP Delegate of UAE, Gulf and Levant Region) OCP News Service - 22/3/14 Read Schedules here:  Funeral Services for the late Patriarch Ignatius Zakka Iwas of Anthioch and All East will be held in three different countries. Funeral services in three different countries will be held: 1- On Sunday morning, 23 March, at St Yacob Monastery in Warburg, ...

Condolences expressed by Bishop Angaelos of Coptic Church on the Demise Patriarch Mor Ignatius Zakka Iwas I

Bishop Angaelos - General Bishop of the Coptic Orthodox Church in the United Kingdom

22/3/14 His Grace Bishop Angaelos, a General Bishop of the Coptic Orthodox Church in the United Kingdom offers condolences and prayers to the Syrian Orthodox Church on behalf of the Coptic Orthodox Church in the United Kingdom upon the departure of Patriarch Mor Ignatius Zakka Iwas I of Antioch, 122nd patriarch of Antioch and All the ...

OCP Executive Council Mourns the Demise of Patriarch Ignatius Zakka Iwas of Antioch and All East

22/3/14 Letter of Condolences Global: The Executive council of Orthodoxy Cognate PAGE has sent official condolences letter to the Holy Synod of the Syriac Orthodox Church of Antioch and All East on the demise of Patriarch Ignatius Zakka Iwas. The letter was sent to Metropolitan Eusthathios Matta Roham addressing the honorable members of the Holy Synod of the ...

General Abbas Ibrahim Visits Patriarch Ignatius Zakka Iwas

Syriac Orthodox Church of Antioch and All East 21/1/14 Chief of the General Security in Lebanon, General Abbas Ibrahim , visited Holy Father  and exchanged the latest situations of Abducted Metropolitans and Nuns The 12 nuns join two bishops and a priest who are already believed to be held by hardline rebels, deepening concerns that extremists in the ...

Syriac Orthodox Metropolitans at the Ecumenical Patriarchate

20/1/14 Metropolitans Abune Mor Phialxinos Yusuf Cetin (Patriarchal-Vicar of Istanbul & Ankara) and Abune Mor Chrisostomos Yoohabon Ghasali (Patriarchal-Vicar of Argentina) of the Syriac Orthodox Church of Antioch and All East visited His All Holiness Berthhalomio, the Ecumenical Patriarch on 13th January 2014 and had discussions. Several other dignitaries also made their presence for the ocassion.  The prelates ...

Episcopal Golden Jubilee of Patriarch Ignatius Zakka Iwas

Syria Orthodox Church of Antioch and All East - 13/11/13 Read biography of the Patriarch here: Beirut: His Holiness Patriarch Ignatius Zakka Iwas Primate of the Universal Syriac Orthodox Church celebrates his Episcopal Golden Jubilee on 17th November 2013. Patriarch Ignatius Zakka  was ordained as the Metropolitan of Mosul in November 1963 by Patriarch Ya`qub III . Patriarch Zakka is ...

Fifty-ninth Anniversary of Patriarch Mor Ignatius Zakka Iwas Consecration as a Monk

Syriac Orthodox Church of Antioch and All East 8/6/13 CLICK HERE TO SEE PICS FROM THE EVENT IN GERMANY: Germany/Global: On 06 June 2013, Thursday evening, Patriarch Zakka Iwas of Antioch and All East celebrated his 59th anniversary of the consecration as monk at St. Jakob monastery in Warburg. Mor Philoxenus Mattias Nayis from Germany , Mor Julius Hanna ...

Thirty Second Enthronement Anniversary of Patriarch Ignatius Zakka Iwas

OCP News Service 15/09/2012 Beirut/Lebanon: His Holiness Ignatius Zakka I Iwas the Primate of Syrian Orthodox Church of Antioch and All East has completed 32 years of Patriarchal Ministry on 14th September 2012. His Holiness was enthroned as Patriarch on 14 September, the feast of the Cross, by Baselios Paulose II, Catholicos of the East, at St. ...