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Corona Virus claims the life of a prominent Assyrian priest in Baghdad, Iraq


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Sad news out of Baghdad, Iraq this week.

Ancient Assyrian Church of the East priest Ezaria Warda Beniamin died as a result of contracting Covid19 just a week ago.

He was a priest at the St. Mary Cathederal of the Ancient Church of the East. He was ordained a priest in 2001.


His full funeral (including the church wake) is posted below
مراسيم جناز الخوري أيزريا وردا بنيامين راعي كاتدرائية مريم العذراء للكنيسة الشرقية القديمة بغداد
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