Appeal of the Three Patriarchs to the International Community

Syriac Orthodox Patriarchate - 26/8/16 The Three Patriarchs residing in Damascus: His Beatitude John X, Greek Orthodox Patriarch of Antioch and All the East, His Beatitude Gregorius III Lahham, Melkite Greek Catholic Patriarch of Antioch and All the East, Alexandria and Jerusalem and His Holiness Mor Ignatius Aphrem II, Syriac Orthodox Patriarch of Antioch and All the East and ...

Syriac Orthodox Patriarch Calls on Germany to Recognize Assyrian, Greek, Armenian Genocide

21/4/15 Berlin (AINA) -- In an open letter to the German government, Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II, the supreme head of the Syriac Orthodox Church, has called on Germany to recognize the genocide of Armenians, Assyrians and Greeks perpetrated by Ottoman Turks during World War One. The letter was addressed to German President Joachim Gauck, Chancellor Angela ...

US Bishops of the Assyrian Church of the East Visit New Syriac Orthodox Patriarch

Assyrian Church of the East- May 2014 With the blessing of His Holiness Mar Dinkha IV, Catholicos-Patriarch of the Assyrian Church of the East, the bishops of the Diocese of California and the Diocese of Eastern USA paid a cordial visit to Patriarch-Elect of the Syriac Orthodox Church, His Holiness Mor Ignatius Ephrem II Karim. The ...

His Holiness Aram I congratulates Syriac Orthodox Patriarch-elect Mor Cyril Aphrem Karim

March-April 2014 31 March 2014. On Monday the morning His Holiness Aram I accompanied by the Prelates of the Dioceses of Lebanon, Syria and Tehran, visited Patriarch-elect Mor Cyril Aphrem Karim at the Atchaneh Monastery in Lebanon. During their conversation they discussed the centuries-old relationship between the two churches and the urgency of continuing to work together ...

Canterbury greeting to new Syriac Orthodox Patriarch

Lambeth Palace Press Office - April 2014 The Archbishop of Canterbury has written to congratulate His Holiness Mor Ignatius Aphrem II on his election as the 123rd successor of St Peter in the Apostolic See of Antioch and All the East, and Supreme Head of the Universal Syriac Orthodox Church. In the letter, Archbishop Justin notes the ...