British Embassy visit to St. George’s, Baghdad

Remembrance Day, 11 November 2018, was marked by a visit from the British Embassy in Baghdad to St George’s Church, accompanied by the Reverend Andrew Wakeham, senior Chaplain of the Royal Air Force, and Imam Asim Hafiz, Islamic Religious Adviser to the British Ministry of Defence.

The delegation was welcomed by Father Faiz, who provided them with a brief history of the church and a tour of the Church compound, including the main prayer hall, clinic, kindergarten, school and the Hope Cultural Center. The visitors thanked Father Faiz and Church staff< for their hospitality, and for their tireless work to serve the people of the Church in difficult circumstances.