THE 11TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE ENTHRONEMENT OF HIS BEATITUDE THE PATRIARCH OF JERUSALEM

The Patriarchate of Jerusalem - 26/11/16 On Tuesday, the 9th/22nd of November 2016, the Hagiotaphite Brotherhood celebrated the 11th anniversary of the Enthronement of His Beatitude Theophilos, Patriarch of Jerusalem, at the glorious Throne of St James the Brother of God. Doxology was held in the Church of the Resurrection at 10:30 am, led by His Beatitude, ...

HIS BEATITUDE THE PATRIARCH OF JERUSALEM PARTICIPATES IN “BYZANTINE THESSALONIKI” CONFERENCE

The Jerusalem Patriarchate  - 9/11/16 On Sunday, the 24th of October/6th of November 2016, H.B. Theophilos, Patriarch of Jerusalem, accompanied by the Elder Secretary-General, Archbishop Aristarchos of Constantina, and Archdeacon Markos, led the Divine Liturgy at the magnificent St Demetrius Church in Thessaloniki, having as concelebrants H.B. Archbishop Chrysostomos of Cyprus, Metropolitan Anthimos of Thessaloniki, and ...

THE NATIVITY OF THE MOST HOLY THEOTOKOS CELEBRATED AT THE JERUSALEM PATRIARCHATE

The Jerusalem Patriarchate - September 2016 On Wednesday the 8th/21st of September 2016, the feast of the Nativity of Our Most Holy Lady the Theotokos was observed by the Patriarchate in commemoration of the fact that God had offered Mary as a gift to her barren parents, Joachim and Anna, for their fervent faith and prayer; ...

THE PATRIARCH OF JERUSALEM BLESSES HELLENIC NAVY FRIGATE IN HAIFA

The Jerusalem Patriarchate - August 2016 On the afternoon of Sunday, 8th/21st August 2016, His Beatitude Theophilos, Patriarch of Jerusalem, visited the “Prometheus” frigate of the Hellenic Navy, anchored in the port of Haifa. The visit was paid on the kind invitation of Rear Admiral Vasileios Theologitis, addressed on Saturday, 7th/20th of August 2016, during his ...

THE FEAST OF THE HYPAPANTE AT THE JERUSALEM PATRIARCHATE

www.jp-newsgate.net - February 2016 On Monday, the 2nd/15th of February 2016, the Patriarchate commemorated the “Hypapante of the Lord at the Temple of Solomon” at the Monastic Church of Sts Constantine and Helen, His Beatitude Theophilos, Patriarch of Jerusalem, officiating. The feast was also observed at the Monastery of Panagia Seida Naya, to the northwest of the ...

TENTH ANNIVERSARY OF THE ENTHRONEMENT OF HIS BEATITUDE THEOPHILOS -PATRIARCH OF JERUSALEM

On Sunday, the 9th/22nd of November 2015, feast-day of St Nektarios the miracle-worker, Archbishop of Pentapolis, the Patriarchate celebrated the 10thanniversary of the Enthronement of His Beatitude Theophilos, Patriarch of Jerusalem. On the occasion of this fortunate event, Doxology was performed at the katholikon of the All-holy Church of the Resurrection, led by His Beatitude. Co-officiating ...

THE PATRIARCH OF JERUSALEM VISITS THE FORMER PATRIARCH OF JERUSALEM- MONK IRENAIOS- AT THE HOSPITAL.

November 2015 On the evening of Thursday, the feast day of St James the Brother of God, namely the 23rd of October/5th of November 2015, His Beatitude Theophilos, Patriarch of Jerusalem, visited the former Patriarch of Jerusalem, monk Irenaios, at the hospital. The Patriarch was accompanied by Metropolitan Isychios of Kapitolias and Archbishop Aristarchos of Constantina. ...

THEIR BEATITUDES THE PATRIARCHS OF ALEXANDRIA AND JERUSALEM CONCELEBRATE IN THE HOLY SEPULCHER

July-August 2015 On the night of the 15th to the 16th/28th to the 29th of July 2015, His Beatitude Theodoros, Patriarch of Alexandria, in the context of a visit to the Patriarchate of Jerusalem, led the nocturnal Divine Liturgy at the Lord’s Sepulcher. Concelebrating were Patriarch Theophilos of Jerusalem, Archbishop Isychios of Kapitolias, Archbishop Aristarchos of ...

THE CHOIR OF THE UNIVERSITY OF ATHENS DEPARTMENT OF MUSIC STUDIES PERFORMS AT THE CHURCH OF THE RESURRECTION

On Sunday, the 21st of June/5th of July, a Divine Liturgy was performed at the katholikon of the Church of the Resurrection. The service was led by the Elder Secretary-General, Archbishop Aristarchos of Constantina, as the choir sang under the direction of Mr Demetrios Balageorgos. The Choir visited Jerusalem in the context of the deliberations of ...

PATRIARCH OF JERUSALEM CONFERS TITLES ON REMLI GRADUATES

On the evening of Saturday, the 31st of May/13th of June 2015, Patriarch Theophilos of Jerusalem visited the town of Remli, the ancient Arimathea. He was accompanied by Metropolitan Isychios of Kapitolias, Archbishop Aristarchos of Constantina, and Protopresbyter Issa Mousleh, the Patriarchate’s liaison with Arabic-speaking Mass Media. There, the Patriarch visited the Monastery of St Joseph ...

MEETING OF THE M.E.C.C. EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

On the 9th and 10th/22nd and 23rd of January 2015, the Executive Committee of the Middle East Council of Churches (M.E.C.C.) was convened at the Marriott Hotel by the Dead Sea. Leaders or the Representatives of Leaders of the Four Families comprising the M.E.C.C. participate in this Committee, namely: the Eastern Orthodox (Patriarchates of Alexandria, Antioch, ...

FIRE BROKE OUT AT CAPERNAUM MONASTERY

Jerusalem At the dawn of Wednesday the 1st/14th of January 2015, fire broke out in three rooms opposite the Church of the Apostles Peter and Paul in the Monastery of Capernaum. The fire was caused by a short circuit. Because of the fire spread, three rooms, two of which served as candle making workshops, were completely ruined. The ...