Saint Maroun statue placed at Vatican

The statue of Saint Maroun was unveiled at Saint Peter’s square at the Vatican on Wednesday during a ceremony attended by President Michel Suleiman, Maronite Patriarch Nasrallah Sfeir and Pope Benedict XVI. The statue of St. Maroun is the 12th and last statue. A large number of Lebanese MPs, officials and former lawmakers also attended […]

St. Maroun: Celebrations in Lebanon and Syria

Lebanon’s Maronites celebrated the 1600th anniversary of St. Maroun’s death on Tuesday in two separate masses held in Beirut’s Saint George church and in Brad in the Syrian city of Aleppo. Maronite Patriarch Nasrallah Sfeir held the mass at Saint George in downtown Beirut at 11:00 am. The mass was attended by President Michel Suleiman, […]