Friday afternoon, In the presence of the Pastor of the Chaldean Church in Lebanon, Bishop Michel Kassarji and Episcopal Vicar General Monsignor Raphael Traboulsi and Deacon Joseph Isho, Father Youssef Khaled celebrated the Divine Service of the Crucifixion and the Funeral of Christ at the Archangel Raphael Cathedral in Baabda, Brasilia.

Father Youssef gave a sermon inspired by the occasion entitled:

“My God, my God, why did you leave me?”

At the end of the divine service the celebrants made the funeral procession with the coffin of the Savior.