On April 21, 2021, Bishop Michel Kassarji, the primate of the Chaldean Church in Lebanon, attended the special session of the General Assembly of Catholic Patriarchs and Bishops in Lebanon, along with other Catholic Patriarchs, Bishops and general superiors of monastic orders.

The assembly addressed topics relating to the Council’s duties, reviewed different committees reports and elected new chairpersons of the outgoing ecclesiastical committees

Finally a statement, concerning the general conditions in Lebanon as well as the numerous economic and political problems afflicting the country and its inhabitants, was released by the General Assembly, along with several special suggestions regarding the role of ecclesiastical committees considering Lebanon’s difficult circumstances.