Before noon on Friday the 3rd/16th of December 2016, Professor Antonia Moropoulou of the National Technical University of Athens presented an update on the restoration works carried out on the Holy Aedicula to the Steering Committee and the Project Owner Committee, namely the Leaders of the three Communities, Patriarch Theophilos of Jerusalem, Custos Francesco Patton and the Armenian Archbishop Sevan Gharibian. At the presentation, Professor Moropoulou said “we are now at a crucial juncture as we are about to watch on screen everything found upon the removal of the slab of the Holy Sepulchre and everything designated to be done henceforth for the completion of the project”.
Professor Moropoulos then presented the project’s financial progress and the situation of the columns at the rotunda as well as the recommended plan for their repair.
Scientific details on the presentation will be uploaded in due time.
From the Secretariat-General