Syriac Youth Global Gathering

SYGG (Syriac Youth Global Gathering) will be hosted in New Jersey. This is a gathering of Suryoye Youth (ages 18 to 30) for spiritual enrichment, strengthen their relationship with the church & its hierarchy, and make lifelong friendships. We are proud this global event will be held here and encourage all our youth to attend. For more information, check out www.sy-gg.org

The Feast of the Assumption of Virgin Mary

Assyrian Orthodox Church of the Virgin Mary 644 Paramus Road, Parmus, NJ

The Feast of the Assumption of Virgin Mary will be held at the Assyrian Orthodox Church of Virgin Mary: Tuesday August 14, 2018 Shahro Rouhonoyo Special prayers - 7:30 PM followed by spiritual night. Anyone wishing to sleep overnight  is welcome Wednesday August 15, 2018 Morning Prayer - 8:00 AM Holy Liturgy - 9 AM

Trip to Italy

The Ladies's Auxilliary of the Mor Aphrem Center is sponsoring a group trip to Italy, September 17-28, 2018. Multiple destinations, including Verona, Milan and Rome. Cost of entire trip (including airfare, hotel, and two meals per day): $3,700 Deposit is nonrefundable at 50% of entire cost of trip Deadline to sign up: July 31, 2018 (full amount is due by this date) For more information, please contact: 1. Evline Gelin (201) 407-8758 2. Juliet Kochisarli (516) 297-0031 3. Siham Shammas (201) 262-1217

Security Against Faceless Enemy Towards Youth — SAFETY

The Mor Aphrem Center 55 West Midland Ave, Paramus, NJ

We have launched a special youth program called SAFETY, which stands for Security Against Faceless Enemy Towards Youth. Fathers and mothers, please join your children -- January 25th at the Mac Center -- to kick off our new program to educate your kids on the dangers they are facing in today’s world This will open your eyes and help you have a better understanding on the dangers of the faceless enemy. This event features our very own Eddie Ghassali, a youth counselor at the Red Cross, and begins at 8:30 pm on January 25. Refreshments will be served. For more information, please see Robert Ayaz or Abuna Andrew.

Remember Your Creator in the Days of Your Youth

The Mor Aphrem Center 55 West Midland Ave, Paramus, NJ

For our younger faithful in their teens, our Young Adults Program is hosting a special event called “Remember Your Creator in the Days of Your Youth” on Friday, February 8. Social starts at 8, and Bible Study starts at 8:30. Location the Mor Aphrem Center: 55 West Midland Avenue, Paramus, NJ 07652

Annual Valentine’s Party

Assyrian Orthodox Church of the Virgin Mary 644 Paramus Road, Parmus, NJ

Our Suryani American Association presents the annual Valentine's Party for our church. Join us for a fun-filled evening with delicious food and amazing music featuring DJ Johnny. Tickets: Adults $40, Kids (ages 5-12) $15. For reservations: Joe Totonjie Albert Kass Ozcan Yarar

Annual Easter Egg Hunt

The Mor Aphrem Center 55 West Midland Ave, Paramus, NJ

The Archdiocese Easter Egg Hunt will be on Saturday, April 20th from 2:00 - 4:00 pm at the Mor Aphrem Center. Join us and please bring your kids!

The Assyrian Orphanage & School Association (TMS) Annual Benefit Gala / Mother’s Day Party

Assyrian Orthodox Church of the Virgin Mary 644 Paramus Road, Parmus, NJ

The Assyrian Orphanage & School Association (TMS) will be hosting its Annual Benefit Gala / Mother Day Party on Saturday May 11 at the Virgin Mary Social Hall. The evening features entertainment from Yousef Shamoun. The Orphanage & School Association has been in existence for over 100 years and have assisted thousands of needy children in the Middle East with education and humanitarian needs. We urge everyone to support our organization by either attending this Gala or by your generous donations. For More Information: Contact Riyad Rachko (201-281-9667), Amine Minas (201-960-0471) or Benyamin Alpar (201-681-0081).

St. Mark Cathedral Consecration Mass and Gala

St. Mark's Cathedral 55 West Midland Avenue, Paramus, NJ

The consecration for St. Mark’s Cathedral will be held on Friday, May 17, at 6:30 pm. His Holiness Moran Mor Ignatius Aphrem will be celebrating the special consecration, followed by a Gala dinner. Call St. Mark's for more information: (201) 907-0122

Official Church calendar is coming soon!