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Syriac Christians hold 1st liturgy in years in ravaged Deir ez-Zor church

February 08, 2018

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CWN Editor's Note: Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II, the head of the Syriac Orthodox Church, offered the sacred liturgy in the ruins of a church in Deir ez-Zor, a large eastern Syrian city liberated from ISIS last fall.

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