923Syriac community ritual takes place in Adýyaman
- Jul 6, 2008Syriac community ritual takes place in Adýyaman
The 10th Great Ritual of the Syriac Kadim Community took place in the
eastern Turkish province of Adýyaman on Saturday with the participation
of Assyrians from Turkey and abroad.
The ritual was conducted by the patriarchal vicar of the Syriac
Orthodox Church of Turkey, Mor Filiksinos Yusuf Çetin, and Metropolitan
of the Syriac Orthodox Church in the province of Adýyaman Melki Ürek,
who is also responsible for Syriac churches in Þanlýurfa, Malatya,
Hatay, Mersin and Elazýð. Assyrians prayed and lighted candles during
the ritual, which was held at Mor Petrus-Mor Pavlus Church.
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