His Holiness Aram I visits Patriarch Ignatius Zakka I Iwas

16 February 2013
On 16 February 2013, His Holiness Aram I visited the ailing Syrian Orthodox Patriarch, who is currently staying at the Atchane monastery in Lebanon. The Catholicos was accompanied by his assistant, Rev. Mesrob Sarkissian, and the ecumenical officer, Archbishop Nareg Alemezian. After a brief private session, four bishops from the monastery joined for a meeting to discuss relations between the two sister churches and with the churches in the Oriental Orthodox family.