THE VENERATION OF ST. PETER’S CHAIN AT THE JERUSALEM PATRIARCHATE

Jerusalem Patriarchate - 6/2/18 The commemoration of the veneration of St. Peter’s chain was celebrated on Monday January 16/29, 2018, by the Patriarchate, at the place his prison used to be. It is inside the premises of the Roman Praetorion, today’s H. Monastery of St. Nicodemus – the secret disciple of the Lord – in the ...

THE FEAST OF SAINT MELANI AT THE JERUSALEM PATRIARCHATE

The Jerusalem Patriarchate - 16/1/18 The commemoration of Saint Melani from Rome was celebrated by the Patriarchate at the underground chapel dedicated to her, in the Nunnery of Megali Panagia adjacent to the south-west side of the Hagiotaphites’ Central Monastery, on December 31, 2017/ January 13, 2018. Saint Melani of Roman descent, departed to Egypt after the ...

THE VENERATION OF ST. PETER’S SACRED CHAIN AT THE JERUSALEM PATRIARCHATE

The Patriarchate of Jerusalem - 5/2/17 On Sunday 16th/29th January 2017, the memory of St. Peter’s sacred chain was celebrated by the Patriarchate at his prison where there is a Holy Monastery at present, named after St. Nicodemus or “The Lentil’s”, located east of the Praetorion which was the headquarters of each Roman Governor of Jerusalem, ...