Summary: Pope Francis declared Maronite
Patriarch Elias Howayek venerable Saturday, bringing the patriarch who oversaw the creation of the modern state of Lebanon closer to sainthood.
NNA - Maronite
Patriarch, Cardinal Bshara Boutros al-Rahi, declared Saturday from Bkirki that Pope Francis had decided to consecrate the life of virtues of the late Patriarch Elias Boutros al-Hoayek (1843-1931) by signing a decree to honor him.
Lebanon's Christian Maronite
Patriarch Cardinal Mar Nasrallah Boutros Sfeir reviews an honour guard upon arriving at the presidential palace in Baabda, east of Beirut, June 24, 2008 for a religious meeting between Muslims and Christians.
villages are on the brink of extinction," Yiannakis Mousas told the Cyprus News Agency in an interview, adding that a settlement would provide a comprehensive solution to the community's problems.
RIYADH, Nov 14 (KUNA) -- Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud met Tuesday with the Maronite
Patriarch of Antioch and all East and Head of the Maronite
Church in Lebanon Mar Bechara Boutros Al-Rahi, official media reported.
Maron is the father of the Maronite
Churche's spiritual and monastic movement.
Beirut, SANA- Maronite
Patriarch Cardinal Mar Bechara Boutros al-Rahi on Monday renewed his call for stopping the terrorist war on Syria and other countries in the region.
LOUIS -- When Deacon Wissam Akiki was ordained as a Maronite
Catholic priest Thursday night in St.
Academy is an initiative, undertaken by the Maronite
Foundation, aimed at introducing young Lebanese immigrants around the world to their country of origin, Lebanon.
During a break from tedious archival dissertation research, the author began flipping through a manuscript catalogue when he came across a reference to the eighteenth-century story of the Maronite
mystic Hindiyya al-'Ujaimi, known to us at this point only through secondary sources.
Dubai: Lebanese Patriarch Bashara Al Ra'i, will become the first Maronite
to be a vote for and be a candidate for the new Pope.
as successor to Most Reverend Joseph Khoury as Eparchial Bishop of the Catholic Maronite
Eparchy of Canada.