A GROUP OF 77 DIRECTORS OF TOURIST AGENCIES FROM RUSSIA VISITS THE PATRIARCHATE

1/11/2011 Jerusalem Patriarchate On Tuesday, October 19th/ November 1st 2011, 77 pilgrims, directors of tourist agencies in Russia led by the former General Director of the Ministry of Tourism of Israel Mr. Rafi Ben Hur, visited the Patriarchate. Mr. Ben Hur explained to His Beatitude his personally taken initiative to organize pilgrimage tours from Russia to ...

THE PATRIARCHATE CONDEMNS THE DESECRATION OF THE CEMETERIES IN IOPPE

Jerusalem, 9-10-2011 The Patriarchate of Jerusalem, the first Christian Church of the Holy Land, fostered through the centuries interfaith dialogue based on equality and mutual respect as well as supported the indiscriminate cohabitation and cooperation of the Jewish, the Christians and the Muslims. Continuing Its conciliatory and peacekeeping mission, the Patriarchate condemns the actions of desecration, ...

Election of New Metropolitans at the Phanar

3/3/2011 During its regular session on Thursday, March 3, 2011, the Holy and Sacred Synod, at the recommendation of His All-Holiness, unanimously elected the Grand Chancellor Stephanos to the rank of Metropolitan of Kallioupolis and Madytos, as well as its Chief Secretary Elpidophoros to the rank of Metropolitan of Proussa. The ordination of His Grace Bishop-elect ...

HIS BEATITUDE RECEIVED THE COMMUNITY COUNCIL OF JAFFA

Jerusalem Patriarchate On Friday  31st of July  /8th of August  2010 at the Patriarchate, His Beatitude Patriarch of Jerusalem Theophilos III received the Community Council of Jaffa on the occasion of  the agreed settlement between the Community  Council and the Patriarchate, following a court dispute that had lasted twenty five years .  This is a ...

A GROUP OF AFRICAN RELIGIOUS LEADERS AT THE PATRIARCHATE

3/8/2010 Patriarchate of Jerusalem On Tuesday 21st of July / 3d of August 2010, a group of African Religious Leaders, Christian and Muslim, led by Rabbi Dr. David Rozen, visited the Patriarchate.  Coming from 6 African countries and numbering around 15 persons, they were received by His Beatitude Patriarch of Jerusalem Theophilos III.  They were invited ...