Church Building Mission to Guatemala

Guatemala , Guatemala

We will be conducting a mission, traveling to Guatemala to help build the church for our Christian brothers and sisters in that nation. The mission trip takes place this coming May 23rd - June 10. For more information, send an email to, or fill out the online form here.  

Suryoyo Family Retreat

Sandy Cove Ministries 60 Sandy Cove Rd, North East, MD, United States

The Suryoyo Family Retreat event is for parents, youth and young children to be held June 20-23 at Sandy Cove Ministries, MD.  For more information go to or see Sonia Adamo of the Board of Trustees.

SYGG Youth Annual Convention in San Diego

San Diego San Diego, CA, United States

Our annual youth convention, SYGG, will be held in San Diego July 4-July 7. These packages include full boarding for 3 nights, meals and activities and transportation in San Diego (airfare excluded). 4 people/room: $395 2 people/room: $495

55th Annual Archdiocese Convention: July 25-28

Glenpointe Marriott Hotel 100 Frank W Burr Blvd, Teaneck, NJ, United States

The Archdiocese of the Syriac Orthodox Church for the Eastern United States and St. Mark's Syriac Orthodox Cathedral will be hosting the 55th Annual Archdiocesan Convention July 25-28 at the Glenpointe Marriott Hotel in Teaneck, NJ. Please note, the church will be closed on Sunday July 28th; instead, morning prayers will be at the convention hotel at 9 am and Holy Liturgy will be celebrated there at 10 am. Address: 100 Frank W Burr Blvd, Teaneck, NJ 07666 For more information, see or Amine Minas. Other notes that weekend: For kids 3-years and older during the convention, there is special Sunday School activities, on Saturday, July 27th from 11:45-1:15 here at our church.  We have special shuttles to get here from the MAC center for those who don’t have a ride. On Sunday, July 28th, the Urhoyan Kaeff Night party will be held at our social hall at 7:30 pm. For tickets, please see Basile Minas, Amine Minas or Joni Makdis.

Archdiocesan Annual Picnic

St. Mary's Villa 150 Sisters Servants Lane, Sloatsburg, NY, United States

Archdiocesan Annual Picnic at St. Mary's Villa. 150 Sisters Servants Lane in Sloatsburg, NY. Holy Liturgy begins at 10:00 am, followed by barbeque, music and sports for the kids. Reminder: We will not have Liturgy at our church on August 18 because it will be celebrated at the picnic.

Introduction of Suboro TV

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

In the presence of our Patriarch His Holiness Mor Ignatius Aphrem II, we invite you to a special event introducing SUBORO TV, The Voice of Antioch. This is a special channel for our Syriac Orthodox Church which aims at spreading the word of God and transmitting the faith and traditions of our Holy Church. Please attend. This event will be at the Suryoyo Social Hall at the MAC center. The event will be followed by refreshments.

Thanksgiving Liturgy + Dinner at Church

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

The Suryani American Association (SAA) will be hosting our Annual Thanksgiving dinner on Thanksgiving Day Thursday Nov. 28, after Holy Liturgy (3 pm). Join us for fellowship, gratitude and fun; like every year this event is a donation with dinner with entertainment. Reservations are required, See any SAA member.

New Year’s Eve Celebration

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

The Suryani American Association presents our annual New Year's Eve celebration, live from our Social Hall. Live music with our own headliner Youssef Chamoun. First come first serve, see Joseph Totonjie or Ozcan Yarar for tickets.

Super Bowl Party – Virgin Mary & St. Mark’s

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

Our annual Super Bowl party is set for February 11 at the Syriac Community Center. Food, drinks and big screen TV. Kickoff is  6:30pm. This is a joint event with St. Mark’s and we look forward to a big crowd.

Youth & Junior Youth Lecture & Workshop

The Syriac Orthodox Archdiocesan Youth Organization (SOAYO) welcomes His Eminence Mor Andrawos Bahhi, the Patriarchal Vicar for Youth Affairs and Christian Education. "Is There Something More Than His Love?" lecture and workshop. Saturday, February 17, 2024 at 7 pm. At the Small Social Hall in the MAC.

Official Church calendar is coming soon!