Their Holinesses Pope Tawadros II and Catholicos Aram I at Atchaneh for Heads of OOC Meeting

Syriac Orthodox Patriarchate - 21/6/18 His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II, Patriarch of Antioch and All the East, received at the new Patriarchal Residence in Atchaneh, their Holinesses Pope Tawadros II, Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of Saint Mark Episcopate, Catholicos Aram I, Catholicos of the Great House of Cilicia, before the beginning of ...

Oriental Orthodox Studies Seminar at Fordham University – 10th April, 2018

Fordham University - 16/3/18 Register here The first 'Oriental Orthodox Studies' Seminar will be held at Fordham University on 10th April Tuesday, 2018. Bishop Kyrillos from the Coptic Church, Archbishop Vahan Hovhanessian Primate of the Armenian Church in France, and Archbishop Dionysius Yuhannon of the Syriac Church will take part in the conference. The Conference is open for public. Source: Fordham ...

Turkey’s Orthodox and Protestants Mend Centuries of Mistrust

http://www.crossmap.com - March 2015 On a Saturday in late March, a group of 20 volunteers went to an abandoned church in Turkey's southeastern city of Mardin. They cleaned out broken chairs, a cracked pulpit, and books that haven't been opened in decades. In the corner sat a 100-year-old organ. The church, in the heartland of Assyrian Orthodoxy, has ...

Patriarch Karim: All Syrians are determined to remain steadfast in the homeland

2/4/13 Damascus, (SANA) Mar Girgis Cathedral for Syriac Orthodox in Bab Touma neighborhood in Damascus held a reception on Tuesday on the occasion of the arrival of Mar Ignatius Ifram II Karim, Patriarch of Antioch and all the East, Supreme Leader of the Syriac Orthodox Church in the World. Patriarch Karim was elected as the 123rd Syriac ...

Terrorists set fire to Syriac Church in Deir Ezzor city

19/6/13 - SANA Terrorists affiliated to Jabhat al-Nusra on Wednesday set fire to al-Wahdah Syriac church in Deir Ezzor city. An official source told SANA that an armed group affiliated to Jabhat al-Nusra set fire to the church's building. The church's furniture and contents went up in flames. An army unit also clashed with armed terrorist groups which ...

President Gül meets Syriac Church leader

20/2/13 ANKARA - Anatolia News Agency President Abdullah Gül welcomed Patriarchal Vicar of the Syriac Orthodox Church Mor Filiksinos Yusuf Çetin on Feb. 18 along with an accompanying delegation in Ankara. Sait Susin, president of the Meryem Ana Church Foundation, who was among the delegation, told the Hürriyet Daily News that it was a “positive meeting,” and that ...