In category : Chronicle — @ 18:30

On Sunday 13th/26th November 2017, a 15-member group of Anglican pilgrims mainly from England but also from various European countries visited the Patriarchate, under Revd Canon William Guilford by the recommendation of Rt Rvd Jonathan Goodall of the Archdiocese of Canterbury.

This group was received by His Beatitude our Father and Patriarch of Jerusalem Theophilos and Geronda Secretary-General Most Reverend Archbishop Aristarchos of Constantina, welcoming everybody in the Holy Land, which has been watered by the blood of the prophets and especially our Lord Jesus Christ. His Beatitude also referred in thanksgiving to His recent visit to the Archbishop of Canterbury Most Reverend Justin Welby. (More…)

In category : Chronicle — @ 21:00

On Thursday 10th/23rd November 2017, H.H.B. our Father and Patriarch of Jerusalem Theophilos paid the honourable distinction of the Commander of the Order of Knights of the Holy Sepulchre to Mr.Roschin Vsevolod and Mr. Fedor Stepanov from Russia, who were escorted by the Master of Ceremonies of the Patriarchate Fr. Bartholomew, for their moral and material help to the Patriarchate, and their funding of the iconostasion of the Holy Monastery of St. John the Baptist in the Old City of Jerusalem, where the Master of Ceremonies ministers as the Hegoumen. (More…)

In category : Current News,Speeches,Various Speeches — @ 14:00

At 10:00p.m. on Wednesday 9th/23rd November 2017, there Ceremony with the Doxology took place at the All-holy Church of the Resurrection on the completion of twelve years since the Election and Enthronement of H.H.B. our Father and Patriarch of Jerusalem Theophilos.

The Doxology was led by His Beatitude, with co-celebrants the Archbishops and Hieromonks of the Patriarchate, and the participation in prayer of the noble congregation of monks, nuns and laity members of the Greek Community and the Arab-speaking congregation, and the honouring presence of the Consul General of Greece in Jerusalem Mr. Christos Sophianopoulos and the representative of Romania in Ramalla.
After the Doxology the Patriarchal Entourage returned in the Patriarchate. Therein, Geronda Secretrary-General addressed His Beatitude as follows: (More…)

In category : Liturgic Life — @ 16:00

On Tuesday 8th/21st November 2017, the feast of the Holy Archangels was observed in the Old City of Jerusalem in their Holy Monastery of the Patriarchate with Vespers in the evening and the Divine Liturgy in the morning of the feast, officiated by the Most Reverend Archbishop Alexios of Tiberias, with the choir of the Left choir singer of the All-holy Church of the Resurrection Mr. George Alvanos and nuns of the Patriarchate. (More…)

In category : Liturgic Life,Speeches — @ 13:00

On Tuesday 8th/21st November 2017, there was the celebration of the Synaxis of the Archangels Michael and Gabriel. On this feast the Church commemorates the event that Lucifer and his angels when the latter ones opposed their Creator, Archangels Michael and Gabriel and their Angels fought against them and cried aloud “stand firm stand in fear!” worshiping and obeying God.

The Patriarchate celebrated this feast in the Monastery of the Archangels Michael and Gabriel in Joppa which has been renovated by its Hegoumen Most Reverend Archbishop Damascene of Joppa. The Divine Liturgy was led by His Beatitude our Father and Patriarch of Jerusalem Theophilos with co-celebrants the Most Reverend Metropolitan Kyriakos of Nazareth and the Most Reverend Archbishops; (More…)

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