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Church Helps Uphold Assyrian Tradition

Church Helps Uphold Assyrian Tradition

  Every Sunday at Saint Mary’s Assyrian Church of the East in Roselle, IL, the pews are lined with first to third-generation Assyrians who fill the church during the weekly service. The choir, comprised mostly of members from Saint Mary’s youth group, sings praises in Aramaic, the ancient language of Assyrians. “We started by forming […]