Archbishop Atallah Hanna Appeal for the Release of Kidnapped Bishops From Aleppo

28/4/13 Jerusalem - Archbishop Atallah Hanna Sebastia, Archbishop of the Greek Orthodox Church in Jerusalem, appealed to all people to work as soon as possible in order to release the two bishops, Bishop Paul Yazigi archdiocese Aleppo Greek Orthodox Church and Bishop John Ibrahim archdiocese Aleppo for Syrian Orthodox. Archbishop Atallah Hanna said that the two bishops ...

Archbishop leads Jerusalem sit-in for prisoners

06/04/2013 JERUSALEM (Ma’an) – Residents organized a sit-in on Thursday in front of the Red Cross encouraging detainees on hunger strike and in solidarity with the loss of detainee Maysara Abu Hamdiyeh. Jerusalem figures and families of detainees participated in the demonstration. Orthodox Archbishop Atallah Hanna said that "we are in the heart of Jerusalem expressing solidarity with ...

Archbishop denounces Israeli restrictions on freedom of religion in Jerusalem

Greek Orthodox Archbishop of Sebastia, Atallah Hanna, has denounced Israeli actions in occupied Jerusalem.

14/4/2012 The Greek Orthodox Archbishop of Sebastia, Atallah Hanna, has denounced Israeli actions in occupied Jerusalem imposed due to Jewish holidays. In a press statement released on Thursday, Archbishop Hanna said, "During these days in which we live a week of pain in preparation for Easter, we have witnessed the Israeli authorities restricting the movement of the ...

Palestinian Christians support Independent State

Archbishop Theodosios Atallah Hanna

22/9/2011 The main Christian denominations in East Jerusalem, the West Bank and Gaza have issued a joint statement supporting the establishment of a Palestinian state with Jerusalem as its capital. Around 57000 Christians live in the territories concerned. The Greek Orthodox Archbishop of Sebastia, Theodosios Atallah Hanna, told euronews the Palestinian people deserve a state, and United Nations ...

Atallah Hanna calls for release of Sheikh Raed

11/7/2011 The Archbishop of Sebastia from the Orthodox Patriarchate of Jerusalem, Atallah Hana, has expressed his sympathy and solidarity with Sheikh Raed Salah who is currently being detained in Britain. In a recent press statement, the archbishop said that, "the action taken against Sheikh Salah is unjust and we completely and totally denounce and reject ...