Archbishop holds a mass in Damascus in support of Syria
Α mass thanking prayer was held on Friday in Virgin Mary Church in Damascus, led by Archbishop Cyprus Chrysostomos II who showed support to Syria and its people.
According to Syrian Arab News Agency ( S A N A), chairing the mass held with participation of John X Patriarch of Antioch and all the East, Archbishop Chrysostomos said “we pray that Syria would restore peace”.
For his part Patriarch of Antioch stressed the importance of Archbishop Chrysostomos’ visit to Syria, hailing the joint ties connecting Syria and Cyprus.
On Friday, an ecclesiastical delegation headed by Archbishop Chrysostomos arrived in Damascus. The visit will last to next Tuesday. Upon his arrival in Syria the Archbishop said “I came to Syria to convey a message to the Syrian people to remain steadfast in this land.”