Skip to comments.Beirut Bishop Says Two Bishops Abducted in Syria in 2013 Are Still Alive
Posted on 04/25/2017 7:33:50 PM PDT by vladimir998
The two bishops of Aleppo abducted in 2013 in Syria are still alive, said Mgr Daniel Kourie, Syriac Orthodox bishop of Beirut, who spoke on Saturday at the ceremony marking the 47th anniversary of the Virgin Marys apparitions over the dome of the cathedral of Saints Peter and Paul in Moussaitbeh, near Beirut.
The commemoration of these apparitions, which this Church invariably commemorates on the first Sunday after Easter, coincided this year with the 4th anniversary of the abduction in Syria (22 April 2013) of the Syriac Orthodox and Greek Orthodox bishops of Aleppo, Youhanna Ibrahim and Boulos Yazigi, whose fate remains unknown. The portraits of the two bishops were displayed inside the cathedral and carried during the torchlight procession that marked the anniversary of the apparitions.
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Prayers for these men.
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