THE FEAST OF SAINTS CONSTANTINE AND HELEN AT THE JERUSALEM PATRIARCHATE

The Jerusalem Patriarchate - 10/6/18 On Sunday May 21/June 3, 2018, the Patriarchate celebrated along with the feast of All Saints, that of the Holy, Glorious, God-crowned, Great Sovereigns Constantine and Helen the Equals to the Apostles, at their Holy Church in the Central Monastery, as the founders and patron Saints of the Church of the Holy ...

THE FEAST OF SUNDAY OF THE MYRRH-BEARING WOMEN AT THE JERUSALEM PATRIARCHATE

The Jerusalem Patriarchate - 1/5/18 The commemoration of the Myrrh-bearing Women who anointed the Lord with myrrh and saw Him Resurrected was celebrated at the chapel of the Myrrh-bearing Women on Sunday April 9/22, 2018. This chapel is in St. James the Brother of God Cathedral and joins the Hagiotaphite Brotherhood with the Church of the ...

THE FEAST OF THE NEW MARTYR ST. PHILOUMENOS THE HAGIOTAPHITE

The Jerusalem Patriarchate - November- December 2017 On Wednesday 16th/29th November 2017 the feast of the New Martyr St. Philoumenos was celebrated at Jacob’s Well in Nablus of Samaria. As known, the canonized by the Church of Jerusalem Saint in 2009, had joined the Hagiotaphite Brotherhood since his early childhood, and was ministering as the Hegoumen of Jacob’s ...

THE 12TH ENTHRONEMENT ANNIVERSARY OF HIS BEATITUDE THE PATRIARCH OF JERUSALEM THEOPHILOS

The Jerusalem Patriarchate - 26/11/17 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 ...

THE FEAST OF THE NATIVITY OF THEOTOKOS AT THE JERUSALEM PATRIARCHATE

The Patriarchate of Jerusalem - September 2017 On Thursday, 8th/21st September 2017, the Patriarchate celebrated the memory of the Nativity of our All-Holy Lady Theotokos and Ever-Virgin Mary. During this feast, the Church commemorates the fact that the Theotokos was given by God as the fruit of the womb of her childless parents, Joachim and Anna, ...

THE VISIT OF HIS BEATITUDE THE PATRIARCH OF JERUSALEM TO CONSTANTINOPLE – CAPPADOCIA

The Patriarchate of Jerusalem - 20/6/17 The visit of His Beatitude our Father and Patriarch of Jerusalem Theophilos at the Ecumenical Patriarchate and later on to Cappadocia began on Friday, 3rd/ 16th June 2017. His Beatitude was invited by the All-Holy Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomeos for this visit, as the latter has undertaken pilgrimage tours to Churches and ...

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, ...

DOXOLOGY FOR THE 28TH OF OCTOBER AT THE JERUSALEM PATRIARCHATE

The Jerusalem Patriarchate - November 2016 On the morning of Friday, the 15th/28th of October 2016, Doxology was held at the katholikon of the All-holy Church of the Resurrection, on the national day celebrated in commemoration of the 28th of October 1940. Doxology was performed as gratitude to God for His help to our nation for liberation ...

THE FEAST OF STS CONSTANTINE AND HELEN AT THE JERUSALEM PATRIARCHATE (2016)

The Jerusalem Patriarchate - June 2016 On Friday, the 21st of May/3rd of June 2016, the Patriarchate observed the memory of the glorious and pious kings, Constantine and Helen, recognised by the Church as equals to the apostles. Constantine the Great had proclaimed, with the Edict of Milan in 312 AD, the freedom for Christians to ...

THE ENTRY OF THEOTOKOS INTO THE TEMPLE CELEBRATED AT THE JERUSALEM PATRIARCHATE

December 2015 On Friday, the 21st of November/4th of December 2015, the Patriarchate celebrated the feast of the Presentation of Mary, namely the entrance of Theotokos into the Holy of Holies, where she stayed to be nurtured by angels and prepared for the great Mystery of the incarnation of God the Logos through the Holy Spirit. Α.  ...

THE FEAST OF ST THEKLA AT THE JERUSALEM PATRIARCHATE

On Wednesday, the 24th of September/7th of October 2015, the feast of St Thekla the Protomartyr and Equal to the Apostles, was observed by the Patriarchate at the chapel dedicated to her name, on the west of the monastic church of Sts Constantine and Helen. St Thekla was a disciple of the Apostle Paul. After preaching ...

THE PATRIARCH OF JERUSALEM DECORATES KALLINIKOS – FORMER METROPOLITAN OF PIRAEUS

On Wednesday, the 30th of April/13th of May 2015, the Most Reverend Ignatius, Metropolitan of Demetrias and Almyros, visited the Patriarchate, accompanying Kallinikos, former Metropolitan of Piraeus. The distinguished guests were welcomed by Patriarch Theophilos and Hagiotaphite Fathers. The Elder Metropolitan Kallinikos expressed joy and emotion at visiting the Holy Sepulcher and the Patriarchate once more, remembering ...

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 ...