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ADDRESS OF H.H.B. THE PATRIARCH OF JERUSALEM THEOPHILOS AT THE MEETING OF THE EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE OF THE WORLD COUNCIL OF CHURCHES IN AMMAN

17/11/2017
  His Beatitude Theophillos III Patriarch of Jerusalem 17 November 2017   Mr Secretary General, Respected Members of the Executive Committee, Dear Sisters and Brothers, We welcome you to Amman in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan under the leadership of His Majesty King Abdullah II, and we bring you the blessings of the Holy City of Jerusalem. We are delighted to be able to host this meeting...
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THE MINISTER OF INTERNAL AFFAIRS OF GREECE VISITS THE PATRIARCHATE

14/11/2017
On Tuesday 1st/14th November 2017, the Minister of Internal Affairs of Greece Mr. Skourletis visited the Patriarchate after venerating the Holy Sepulchre, escorted by a team of his associates, the Consul General of Greece in Jerusalem Mr. Christos Sophianopoulos and the Consul Mrs. Katherine Tzima. His Excellency the Minister and his escort were warmly received by H.H.B. our Father and Patriarch of...
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ADDRESS OF H.H.B. THE PATRIARCH OF JERUSALEM AT THE CONFERENCE ON PLACES OF WORSHIP AND HOLY CITES IN CYPRUS

09/11/2017
Conference on Places of Worship and Holy Sites sponsored by the Conference of European Churches Jerusalem as a Holy Site His Beatitude Theophilos III Patriarch of Jerusalem 9 November 201 7            Your Beatitude Archbishop Chrysostom of Cyprus, Dr. Elizabeth Kitamovitch, Respected Participants in this Conference,  Ladies and Gentlemen, The matter before us is...
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 PROCEEDINGS OF THE SECOND INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON RELIGIOUS AND CULTURAL PLURALISM AND PEACEFUL COEXISTENCE IN THE MIDDLE EAST

31/10/2017
On Monday 17th /30th and Tuesday 18th /31st October 2017, the proceedings of the “2nd International Conference on Religious and Cultural Pluralism and the Peaceful Co-existence in the Middle East” organized by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Greece took place in Athens. During this Conference addresses were spoken by His Excellency the Minister of Foreign Affairs Mr. Nikolaos Kotzias, His Beatitude...
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HIS BEATITUDE THE PATRIARCH OF JERUSALEM MEETS THE PRIME MINISTER OF THE PALESTINIAN STATE

13/10/2017
On Thursday morning, 28th September/12th October 2017, His Beatitude our Father and Patriarch of Jerusalem Theophilos visited the Prime Minister of the Palestinian State Mr. Rami Hamdallah at his office in Ramallah. At this visit, His Beatitude was escorted by Geronda Secretary-General Most Reverend Archbishop Aristarchos of Constantina, Archimandrite Galaktion Hegoumen in Ramallah, Dragouman Archimandrite...
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JERUSALEM PATRIARCHATE PARTICIPATES AT THE FOURTH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE OF PASTORAL HEALTH CARE IN RHODES

12/10/2017
From Wednesday 28th September/11th October to 2nd/15th October 2017, at the Holy Metropolis of Rhodes, Jerusalem Patriarchate participated at the 4th International Conference of Pastoral Health Care of the Ecumenical Patriarchate, with its representative Nun Euphemia, who serves at the Jerusalem Patriarchate Website. At this Conference the aforementioned Nun read the address of H.H.B. our Father and...
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HIS BEATITUDE THE PATRIARCH OF JERUSALEM VISITS THE PRESIDENT OF ISRAEL

03/10/2017
On Tuesday afternoon 20th September/3rd October 2017, His Beatitude the Patriarch of Jerusalem Theophilos visited the President of the State of Israel Mr. Reuven Rivlin, escorted by the Patriarchal Commissioner Most Reverend Metropolitan Isychios of Kapitolias and Geronda Secretary-General Most Reverend Archbishop Aristarchos of Constantina. More
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THE ARMENIANS HINDER THE PROCESSION ON THE ORTHODOX FEAST OF THE EXALTATION OF THE SACRED CROSS

27/09/2017
On Wednesday 14th/27th September 2017, after the Divine Liturgy on the Feast of the Exaltation of the Sacred Cross at the Catholicon of the All-holy Church of the Resurrection, officiated by His Beatitude our Father and Patriarch of Jerusalem Theophilos, the Procession of the Feast followed, according to the Status Quo of worship, at the presence of the Consul General of Greece in Jerusalem Mr. Christos...
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PIECES OF AMIANT PLASTER FALL AT THE ETHIOPIANS’ CHAPEL BY THE HOLY SEPULCHRE

23/09/2017
  On Friday afternoon, 9th/22nd September 2017, pieces of amiant plaster fell from the ceiling to the floor of the Ethiopians’ chapel which is to the right of the Gate of the Church of the Resurrection. The fall was caused by the ongoing maintenance works at the roof of the Holy Monastery of Abraham, carried out by the Greek Orthodox Jerusalem Patriarchate. This chapel is a place of worship...
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THE HEADS OF CHURCHES OF JERUSALEM ACCOMMODATE THE NATIONAL COUNCIL OF THE CHURCHES OF CHRIST / USA

13/09/2017
At noon on 31st August / 13th September 2017, the Heads of Churches of Jerusalem under His Beatitude our Father and Patriarch of Jerusalem Theophilos offered a meal to the delegates of the National Council of the Churches of Christ USA (NCC) at the Note Dame Hotel, by the New Gate. During lunch, the Heads of Churches briefed the guests on the current situation at the Old City of Jerusalem, which has...
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