Semi-Annual AEC meeting

24 Apr

On Saturday April 22, 2017 His Eminence Mor Dionysius John Kawak presided over the Archdiocese Executive Council (AEC) semi-annual meeting at Mor Aphrem Center in Paramus, NJ. Parishes from across the archdiocese interacted in-person and over a conference call. Updates … Read More »

Candle Light Prayer (His Eminence Speech)

21 Apr

Your Eminences, Honorable Fathers, Blessed faithful, Shlomo and good evening, Thank you for joining and being a part of this important occasion which, sadly, has become an annual ceremony. We gather together tonight to remember and reflect upon the sorrow … Read More »

Spring SCOOTCH Meeting

21 Apr

On Friday April 21, His Eminence Mor Dionysius John Kawak, accompanied by Very Rev. Fr. Augeen Alkhouri attended the spring session of the Standing Conference of the Oriental Orthodox Churches in America (SCOOTCH). The meeting started by a prayer and … Read More »

Candle Light Prayer

21 Apr

On Thursday April 20, The Antochian Orthodox Archdiocese, the Syriac Orthodox Archdiocese and St. John of Damascus Fellowship hosted a special prayer service at St. George Antochian Orthodox Church, for the abducted Archbishops of Aleppo, Mor Gregorios Youhanna Ibrahim, and … Read More »

Maundy Thursday at Virgin Mary Church

15 Apr

On Thursday April 13th, on the occasion of the Maundy Thursday, His Eminence Mor Dionysius John Kawak celebrated the holy liturgy at Virgin Mary Church in Paramus, New Jersey. Very. Rev. Fathers John Khoury and Andrew Bahhi were present.

Felicitations to Our Beloved Patriarch

30 Mar

Our Beloved Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II, Congratulations on your third Anniversary of your election as patriarch. We pray the Lord Almighty to grant you health, patience and strength to enable you to lead your flock the green pastures. For many years to come.

Good News

30 Mar

Good News for the Syriac People in Syria and Throughout the World: “Al Akhtal International Private University” Finally, the efforts of His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II became successful and we are glad to announce the authorization to open … Read More »