PATRIARCH OF JERUSALEM ADDRESS AT THE ANNUAL NEW YEAR RECEPTION FOR THE MUNICIPALITY OF JERUSALEM HOSTED BY THE MAYOR OF JERUSALEM

Mr Mayor, Distinguished Members of the Municipal Government, Your Eminences, Your Graces, Respected Leaders of our Civic organizations, Ladies and Gentlemen, We greet you, Mr. Mayor, and the leaders of our Municipality, in this joyous season of light at the beginning of the New Year, and in this season of light we recall that light was the first element of creation: In ...

ANNUAL MEMORIAL SERVICE FOR HAGIOTAPHITE FATHERS AT THE JERUSALEM PATRIARCHATE

On Sunday, the 22nd of December 2014/4th of January 2015, a memorial service was held for the departed members of the Hagiotaphite Brotherhood, namely Patriarchs, Primates, Priests, Hieromonks, Hierodeacons, monks and nuns, at the katholikon of the All-holy Church of the Resurrection. The divine Liturgy preceded the memorial service, led by His Eminence Theophanes, Archbishop of ...