Holy Qurobo on the Occasion of the Transfiguration

Syriac Orthodox Patriarchate - August 2016 His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II celebrated the Holy Qurobo on the occasion of the Transfiguration and the Feast of Mor Gabriel at Mor Aphrem Church in Mor Aphrem Monastery in Maarat Saydnaya. His Grace Mor George Kourieh, Dean of Mor Aphrem Theological Seminary, assisted His Holiness in the Holy ...

Commemoration of the Syriac Martyrs of Sayfo

    Syriac Orthodox Patriarchate - 18/6/16 His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II celebrated the Holy Qurobo at St. George Patriarchal Cathedral in Bab Touma, Damascus, on the occasion of the Feast of the Syriac Martyrs of Sayfo. His Eminence Mor Timotheos Matta Al-Khoury, Patriarchal Vicar in the Patriarchal Archdiocese of Damascus, and His Grace Mor George Kourieh, ...

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 ...

First Suryoyo Youth Gathering in Aleppo – “You Are the Rock”

Syriac Orthodox Patriarchate - March 2016 His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II participated in the first Suryoyo Youth Gathering in Aleppo which was organized by Very Rev. Raban Boutros Kassis and the Youth leaders in the Archdiocese of Aleppo. The theme of the gathering was: “You are the rock”. The number of the participants exceeded 400 ...