Maronite Patriarchate: Bkirki's Doors to Remain Closed to Asmar Until He Atones for Sin

Maronite Patriarch Bechara Al-Rahi on Saturday utterly condemned the insulting comments made by the head of the General Confederation against Bechara Asmar against the late Patriarch Nasrallah Sfeir, announcing that the doors of the Maronite Patriarchate will remain closed to Asmar until he atones for his sin.

Gemayel Mourns Patriarch's Passing: We Have Lost a Man Who Never Compromised

Kataeb leader Samy Gemayel on Sunday hailed the late Patriarch Emeritus Nasrallah Sfeir as an exceptional man who will be greatly missed, saying that the latter had not once compromised his constants and values. “Patriarch Sfeir was our main resort as a student resistance movement during the Syrian occupation era. He served as a catalyst for the Lebanese people's opposition to the Syrian occupation,” Gemayel told MTV.