ASSYRIAN CHURCH LEADER MAR DINKHA IV MOURNED BY THOUSANDS

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Mar Dinkha IV led the Holy Apostolic Catholic Assyrian Church of the East for almost 40 years. He passed away from a virus infection at the age of 79.
CHICAGO (WLS) —
Thousands of mourners gathered Wednesday to say goodbye to a prominent Assyrian church leader.
Mar Dinkha IV led the Holy Apostolic Catholic Assyrian Church of the East for almost 40 years. He passed away from a virus infection at the age of 79.

The memorial was held at St. George’s Church in Rogers Park. Catholic Archbishop Blase Cupich was in attendance.

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