Holy Qurobo on Christmas Eve – Damascus 2016

Syriac Orthodox Patriarchate – 25/12/16

His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II presided over the Holy Qurobo on the occasion of Christmas Eve at St. Georges Patriarchal Cathedral in Bab Touma, Damascus.

The Holy Qurobo was celebrated by His Eminence Mor Timotheos Matta Al-Khoury, Patriarchal Vicar of the Patriarchal Archdiocese of Damascus, assisted by Very Rev. Raban Jack Yacoub, Director of the Youth Department.

After reading His Holiness’ Christmas message, the clergy proceeded in the church and completed the special Christmas rites.

The Holy Qurobo was followed by a performance of St. Aphrem Patriarchal Syriac Scouts.