First Death Anniversary of Patriarch Ignatius Zakka Ist observed in Germany

16/3/15 His Eminence of Mor Philoxenus Mattias Nayis celebrated on Sunday the 15th March 2015 the Holy Liturgy at Wiesbaden and Sabri Sahin in honor of First Death Anniversary of Moran Mor Ignatius Zakka Ist - Former Patriarch of Antioch and All East. Source:    

Fortieth day memorial public meeting held for the late lamented Patriarch Ignatius Zakka I in India

  Syriac Orthodox Church in India May 2014 Kerala: 40th day memorial public meeting was held for the late lemented Patriarch His Holiness Moran Mor Ignatius Zakka I Iwas started at Patriarchal Centre, Puthencurizhu, in Kerala. Metropolitan Joseph Mor Gregarious delivered the welcome speech. Presidential address was given by Catholicose Baselios Thomas I, and Mar Sebastian Adayanthrath of ...

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  

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, ...

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 ...

Patriarch Ignatius Zakka Iwas of Antioch and All East Enters Eternal Rest

‪His Holiness Patriarch Moran Mor Ignatius Zakka Iwas I  - 122nd reigning Syriac Orthodox Patriarch of Antioch and All the East on the Apostolic Throne of St Peter and,the Supreme Head of the Universal Syriac Orthodox Church.

  Prakash Varghese (OCP Delegate of UAE, Gulf and Levant Region)  OCP News Service Exclusive - 21/3/14 MEMORY ETERNAL!!! Read Biography of the Patriarch here: Germany:  Official sources of the Syriac Orthodox Church of Antioch and All East has confirmed  that His Holiness Patriarch of Antioch and All East Ignatius Zakka I Iwas has entered eternal rest in God. 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 ...

33rd Enthronement Anniversary of Patriarch Ignatius Zakka I Iwas of Anticoh and All East

17/9/13 Lebanon: Patriarch Ignatius Zakka I Iwas celebrated his 33rd year of  Patriarchal enthronement on 14th September 2013. His Holiness is the 122nd Canonical Patriarch in the lineage of Patriarchs on the  Apostolic throne of St. Peter. On September 14, 1980 he was consecrated as the Patriarch of Antioch by name Ignatius Zakka  in a ceremony, officiated by ...

Patriarch Ignatius Zakka I Iwas to pay Apostolic visit of to Kuwait

Syrian Orthodox Church of Antioch and All East 25/9/2012 Visit on 27th & 28th 2012 KUWAIT: His Holiness will reach Kuwait on 26th morning 11 am. The main programme here is the 40th year of establishment of St. George Reesh Parish and the Silver Jubilee Celebration of Mor Baselios Youth Association. This is the first time His Holiness ...

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. ...

New Metropolitan Elected for Syrian Orthodox Archdiocese of Mosul & Environs

24/11/2011 Syria: Very Rev Rabban Daoud Matti Sharaf will be consecrated as Metropolitan by Holy Father on Sunday. Name : Very Rev Daoud Matti Sharaf Rabban Born On : 1976, Mosul Education : Bachelor of Theology (Mosul Clergy Monastery) Monk : 2000 by His Holiness Patriarch Ignatius Zakka I Iwas Rabban (Priest) : 2001 by His Holiness Patriarch Ignatius Zakka I ...

St. George JSO Simhasana Church,Al Ain-UAE elevated as “Cathedral​”

Syrian Orthodox Church in India AL AIN, UAE: St. George Jacobite Syrian Orthodox Simhasana Church, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates elevated as Cathedral by His Holiness Patriarch Ignatius Zakka Iwas and is declared by His Beatitude Catholicos Baselios Thomas I on May 13th 2011. On the same day H.B Catholicos Baselios Thomas I installed Holy relic of ...

Metropolitan Mor Julius Kuriakose enters eternal Rest

9/4/2011 Syrian Orthodox Church in India Dr. Mor Julius Kuriakose (78) - Senior Metropolitan for Simhasana (Patriarchal) Churches & Former First Secretary to HH enters eternal rest MANJANIKKARA, KERALA, INDIA: Dr. Mor Julius Kuriakose - Senior Metropolitan of the Simhasana (Patriarchal) Churches / Institutions in India and Former Secretary to His Holiness Patriarch, passed away AT 04:15 ...