| 4 July 2022, Monday |

Patriarch Al-Rahi undergoes surgery earlier this week

The media office of the Maronite Patriarchal edifice in Bkerke issued the following:

His Beatitude Patriarch Cardinal Mar Bechara Boutros Al-Rahi underwent an operation to replace a heart valve without surgery, at Hotel Dieu Hospital, which he performed successfully, thankfully, Professor George Badawy, accompanied by his Beatitude Doctor Elias Sfeir.

His Beatitude, who complied with recovery, extends his deep thanks to the management of Hotel Dieu Hospital, to the medical and nursing body, to the nuns and staff, and to everyone who reassured him, asking God to reward everyone with health and wellness.”


  • Sawt Beirut International