Syriac Orthodox Church – June 2016
His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II celebrated the Holy Qurobo at St. George Patriarchal Cathedral in Bab Touma, Damascus.
His Eminence Mor Timotheos Matta Al-Khoury, Patriarchal Vicar of the Patriarchal Vicariate in Damascus, assisted His Holiness in the Holy Qurobo.
In his sermon, His Holiness thanked the Lord for the safety of the faithful and all those who were present in Qamishly last week during the suicide bombing that took place during his pastoral visit to the city.
A special prayer for the souls of the martyrs of Qamishly was offered, as well as for the recovery of wounded in last week’s bombing in Qamishly.