Recital for the 5 Year Commemoration of the Abducted Archbishops

Syriac Orthodox Patriarchate  -  25/4/18 His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II participated in a prayer night on the occasion of the five-year commemoration of the abducted Archbishops of Aleppo, Mor Gregorios Youhanna Ibrahim and Boulos Yazigi. The prayer took place at St. Elias Greek Orthodox Cathedral in Aleppo, and included prayers for peace and for the ...

Forum on Jerusalem in Latakia

Syriac Orthodox Patriarchate - 18/12/17 Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II attended a Forum on Jerusalem. He was accompanied by His Eminence Mor Selwanos Boutros Al-Nehmeh, Archbishop of Homs and Hama, Very Rev. Raban Boutros Kassis, Patriarchal Delegate in Aleppo, Lattakia and Environs, and Very Rev. Raban Joseph Bali, Patriarchal Secretary and Media Office Director, and Rev. ...

Holy Qurobo at St. Risha Church in Latakia

Syriac Orthodox Patriarchate - 18/12/17 His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II celebrated the Holy Qurobo at St. Risha Church in Latakia. His Holiness was assisted by His Eminence Mor Selwanos Boutros Al-Nehmeh, Archbishop of Homs and Hama. Very Rev. Raban Boutros Kassis, Patriarchal Delegate in Aleppo, Lattakia and Environs, as well as priests, deacons, and faithful, participated ...

“That they may be one” – First Spiritual Convention for Youth – Damascus

Syriac Orthodox Patriarchate - 27/2/17 The Suryoyo Patriarchal Youth Department (SPYD) organized the first Spiritual Convention for youth in Damascus at Ibrahim Al-Khalil Monastery in Damascus. The theme of the Convention was: “That they may be one”. His Eminence Mor Timotheos Matta Al-Khoury, Patriarchal Vicar of the Patriarchal Archdiocese of Damascus opened the convention with a lecture on ...

Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II Prays for Peace in Syria

Syriac Orthodox Patriarchate - 3/1/17 His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II led a prayer for peace in Syria at Mor Aphrem Cathedral in Aleppo. Their Eminences Mor Timotheos Matta Al-Khoury, Patriarchal Vicar in the Patriarchal Archdiocese of Damascus, Mor Timotheos Matthew, Patriarchal Secretary for Indian Affairs, and Very Rev. Raban Boutros Kassis, Patriarchal Delegate for the ...

Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II Visits the Old City of Aleppo

Syriac Orthodox Patriarchate - 1/1/17 His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II visited the liberated Old City of Aleppo. He was accompanied by their Eminences Mor Timotheos Matta Al-Khoury, Patriarchal Vicar in the Patriarchal Archdiocese of Damascus, Mor Timotheos Matthew, Patriarchal Secretary for Indian Affairs, and Very Rev. Raban Boutros Kassis, Patriarchal Delegate of the Archdiocese of ...

Holy Qurobo & Ordination of Deacons – St. Mary Church – Sao Paolo

Syriac Orthodox Patriarchate - 7/11/16 His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II celebrated the Holy Qurobo at St. Mary Church in Sao Paolo and ordained 6 new readers (Qoruye) and 7 new subdeacons (Aphodiaqne). Their Eminences Mor Titus Boulos Touza, Syriac Orthodox Apostolic Nuncio in Brazil, and Mor Selwanos Boutros Al-Nehmeh, Archbishop of Homs, Hama and Environs, ...

Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II Attends Funeral of the Late Mother of Greek Orthodox Patriarch John X

Syriac Orthodox Patriarchate - April 2016 His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II attended the funeral service of the Late Mother of His Brother in Christ, Greek Orthodox Patriarch of Antioch and All the East, Patriarch John X, at St. Georges Cathedral in Lattaqia. The funeral service was attended by the Syrian Minister of Endowments, Dr. Mohammad Abdelsattar ...

Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II Visits Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of Aleppo

Syriac Orthodox Patriarchate- March 2016 By the invitation of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of Aleppo, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II visited the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese Headquarters where he was received by the bishop’s vicar Rev. Archmandrite Moussa Al-Khassi and the clergy and council members of the Archdiocese. His Holiness prayed for the safe return of ...

Patriarchal Visit to Aleppo – Evening Prayer at Mor Aphrem Cathedral

Syriac Orthodox Church - March 2016 His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II arrived to Aleppo for a pastoral visit. He was accompanied by His Eminence Mor Selwanos Boutros Al-Nehmeh, Archbishop of Homs, Hama and Environs, His Grace Mor George Kourieh, Dean of Mor Aphrem Theological Seminary, Very Rev. Raban Joseph Bali, Patriarchal Secretary and Media Office ...