March 15, 2012.
(Romereports.com)(- ONLY VIDEO-) Benedict XVI
welcomed Mgr. Gregorio III Laham
, the Patriarch of Antioch of the Melkite Greek in Syria
, at the Vatican's Apostolic Palace.
He was accompanied by Monsignor Mtanius Hadad
, who serves as the rector of the Patriarchal Church of Santa Maria in Cosmedin
. It's a church in Rome where Christians of the Greek-Melkite rite gather to celebrate Mass
. Monsignor Hadad invited the Pope
to Santa Maria in Cosmedin.