Dhukrono feast of St. George celebrated at Chennithala Horeb.

nuhro_inaguratedDhukrono feast of St. George celebrated today at St.George Horeb Jacobite Syrian Church Chennithala. HE Mathews Mor Ivanios lead the Holy Qurbono (Penta-Mass). H E publish the 50th Annuversary Suvenior of Michael Mor Divanasious Youth Association by give its first copy to V. Rev. Michael Raban.


Patriarch His Holiness Ignatius Aphrem II attended an ecumenical prayer service


On the evening of May 7, Patriarch His Holiness Ignatius Aphrem II of the Syriac Orthodox Church along with His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians; President Serzh Sargsyan of the Republic of Armenia; and His Holiness Aram I, Catholicos of the Great House of Cilicia; attended an ecumenical prayer service: The Holy Martyrs of the Armenian Genocide: A Prayer for Justice and Peace. The prayer service was offered at the Washington National Cathedral in Washington D.C., USA. The service was held in commemoration of the 100th Anniversary of the Armenian Genocide, as part of the activities organized by The National Commemoration of the Armenian Genocide

Patriarch His Holiness Ignatius Aphrem IInd on the meeting with the Indian Orthodox Catholicose.


During the meeting on May 4th 2015 at the Patriarchal Cathedral in New Jersey USA His Holiness explained His Holiness’ meeting with the Catholicose of the Indian Orthodox Church, in Armenia during the commemoration of the Armenian Genocide.According to His Holiness the meeting was very friendly and cordial. During the meeting His Holiness informed him about the committee formed at the regional synod in India for reconciliation. The Catholicose promised that they will also constitute a similar Committee after the meeting of their Synod.

His Holiness Patriarch gave a talk at the International Conference organized by Sant’Egidio Community in Bari – Italy.

christian middleeast hh speach

His Holiness Patriarch Moran Mor Ignatius Aphrem II gave a talk at the “Christians in the Middle East: What Future?” International Conference organized by Sant’Egidio Community in Bari – Italy.  His Holiness gave an overview of the history of the Christian presence in the Middle East, especially during the Muslim rule.  His Holiness also gave an account of the current situation and offered some insights into the possible solutions that can help Christians remain in their homeland.

Fevin John ordained as kor’uyo

dnfevin ordination dnfevinH.G Dr. Mor Coorilos Geevarghese (Metropolitan of Niranam Diocese) ordained Fevin John to the order of kor’uyo (Reader) on Friday, 1st May 2015 at St. George Horeb Jacobite Syrian Church, Chenithala, in the presence of Assistant Metropolitan H.G Mor Barnabas Geevarghese.