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Ibrahim & El Vie Got Engaged

by Emile Sabbagh
Ibrahim & El Vie cover photo

“Unless the LORD builds the house, its builders labor in vain” (Psalm 127:1). With such faith did our own Ibrahim Jarrouj, who assists the Priests during church service in the altar, step forward on September 20, 2020, to get engaged to his beloved El Vie, receiving the heavenly blessings by the warm prayers of our […]

Rafic & Mira Got Engaged

by Emile Sabbagh
Mira & Rafic coverphoto

“Unless the LORD builds the house, its builders labor in vain” (Psalm 127:1).   With such faith did church singers Rafic Abboud and Mira Abou Saleh step forward on July 12, 2020, to get engaged and receive heavenly blessings, by the warm prayers of our revered Fathers Germanos El Hajj and Nicola Smaira. Parish members […]

“ A Path Called Serenity ” a new E- book by Bassam Tabshouri

by Emile Sabbagh

Going down into one’s soul is the real journey of mankind in history. To understand what is going outside you need to see what is going inside you. Oneness of human Nature is what makes us understand one another. The more you know yourself, the deeper you see what goes on inside the world and […]

Spiro & Yara Got Married

by Emile Sabbagh
Spiro & Yara coverphoto

On September 28th, 2019, our beautiful church witnessed and blessed the Holy Matrimony of Spiro Kidess and his love, Yara Dagher. Spiro is one of our very own church community. Spiro’s wedding ceremony brought together many young men and women who along with him grew up in our church and were involved in many of […]

Emile & Zeina Got Married

by Emile Sabbagh
Emile & Zeina wedding - cover photo -

On June 30, 2019, our dear parish member Emile Sabbagh was joined in Holy Matrimony with his soul mate Zeina Haddad. Decorated by the icons of its saints, our beautiful church wore an additional colourful garment of flowers, its bells rang in joy, the choir members chanted, and the church Fathers blessed the wedding ceremony. […]

Remembering Lydia Lipkowska

by Website committee

On the morning of May 11, 2018,  representatives from the Ukranian Embassy and the famous opera singer Victoria Loukianetz came to pray and lay a wreath at the tomb of the prominent opera singer Lydia Lipkowska. Ms. Lipkowska was of Ukranian origin. She passed away in 1958.  Ms. Lipkowska had a long successful career as an […]

Francois and Nada Got Married

by Website committee

On September 17, 2017 at St. Georgious in Bsalim, Francois Simion, a chanter in our church,  was united in holy matrimony to Nada Kahale. Congratulations!  May they  have a blessed and long  life together.  

Jocelyne Khacho crafted a mosaic icon for St. George Church – Ashrafieh-

by Website committee

 The beautiful large mosaic icon that was crafted  by Jocelyne Akoum  Khacho in 2007, was blessed and inaugurated on Sunday, March 5 at Saint George church (Ashrafieh)  in front of the congregation. Jocelyne Khacho is an artist, painter, stained  glass maker and iconographer. She has a Master of Arts in  plastique art  from ALBA and  has taken […]

هدية وفاء ومحبة من الأب نقولا سميرة للأب جرمانوس

by Emile Sabbagh

مساء الخميس العظيم المقدس وبعد الانتهاء من خدمة قراءة الأناجيل قام الأب نقولا سميرة بمبادرة رعائية ملفتة إذ قدم للأب جرمانوس صليبا هدية منه عربونا للوفاء والمحبة والشكر… كل ذلك تم وسط تصفيق المؤمنين الحار وترتيل جوقة المرتلين: “إحفظ يا رب، مباركنا ومخلصنا إلى أعوام عديدة”. فيا أبونا نقولا، لقد أهديت الصليب إلى راع أمضى […]

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