UNKNOWN MEN LAUNCH ARSON ATTACK ON SCHOOL OF SION

The Jerusalem Patriarchate - February 2015 At 4:00 am of Thursday the 13th/26th of February 2015, two unknown masked men deposited burning material in the building of the Patriarchal Hieratical School of St Sion through a bathroom window in the east wing which is adjacent to the Patriarchate’s cemetery. The complex, which includes the Church of the ...

THE FEAST OF THE THREE HIERARCHS CELEBRATED AT THE JERUSALEM PATRIARCHAL SCHOOL

  On Thursday, the 30th of January/12th of February 2015, the Patriarchate celebrated the memory of the Three Holy Hierarchs, John Chrysostom, Basil the Great and Gregory the Theologian. This feast, honouring the ministry of teaching, was celebrated at the Patriarchal School on the hill of the Holy Sion. The feast was established by the Church in ...

International Theological Conference on Deaconesses, Ordination of Women and Orthodox Theology to be held in Thessaloniki

DEACONESSES, ORDINATION OF WOMEN AND ORTHODOX THEOLOGY - International Conference to Honor Prof. Emeritus Evangelos Theodorou *Information about the seminar are given in Greek  here και here. The program, the speakers and and their papers are displayed here ORGANIZED BY THEOLOGICAL SCHOOL OF ARISTOTLE UNIVERSITY OF THESSALONIKI  THEOLOGICAL SCHOOL OF HOLY CROSS, BOSTON USA CENTER OF ECUMENICAL, MISSIOLOGICAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES  «METROPOLITAN PANTELEIMON PAPAGEORGIOU» (CEMES) The ...

PATRIARCH OF JERUSALEM OFFERS GIFTS TO STUDENTS AT ST DEMETRIUS SCHOOL

On Friday, the 20th of December 2014/2nd of January 2015, H.B. Theophilos, Patriarch of Jerusalem, visited the Arab-speaking School of St Demetrius, which is adjacent to the building of the Patriarchate’s Central Monastery. There, in the framework of a well-organized ceremony which included a performance of the Christmas Carols, Christmas songs and other festive events, ...

JERUSALEM PATRIARCHATE OPENS NEW MODEL NURSERY SCHOOL IN FHES – JORDAN

November 2014 A model Nursery School, belonging to the Orthodox Schools Complex of the Patriarchate of Jerusalem, now operates in the Christian town of Fhes near Amman, Jordan. The school project, which takes up an area of 1.300 m2, began with the wishes and blessings of His Beatitude Theophilos III, Patriarch of Jerusalem, on April 2014, and ...

28TH OCTOBER CELEBRATIONS AT THE SCHOOL OF SION (2014)

November 2014 On the afternoon of Tuesday, the 15th/28th of October 2014, the 28th of October national day was humbly celebrated at the School of St Sion. His Beatitude Theophilos, Patriarch of Jerusalem, was invited to attend the celebrations, accompanied by the Patriarchal Commissioner, the Most Reverend Isychios, Metropolitan of Kapitolias; the Elder Secretary-General, His Eminence Aristarchos, ...

FESTIVITIES AT THE PATRIARCHAL SCHOOL

  March- April 2014 - Jerusalem Patriarchate  At 5.00 pm of Tuesday the 12th/25th of March 2014, a school feast took place on the hill of St Sion School to commemorate the 25th of March 1821. Attending the festivities was His Beatitude Theophilos, Patriarch of Jerusalem, accompanied by the Patriarchal Commissioner, the Most Reverend Isychios, Metropolitan of Kapitolias; ...

UNKNOWN PERPETRATORS TRESSPASS ON CHAPEL AND ROOT OUT SAPLINGS AT SCHOOL OF SION

December 2013 The Patriarchate of Jerusalem strongly denounces and categorically condemns the trespassing on the fenced Chapel of the Pentecost and the rooting out of saplings planted around the chapel, committed on Sunday the 9th/22nd of December 2013 by unknown fanatical religious elements, inhabiting the area of the Tomb of David. The chapel of the Pentecost ...

ICHAMARA ORTHODOX SECONDARY SCHOOL SEEKING SUPPORT

13/6/13 OCP News Service Kenya Archdiocese of Kenya Kenya: The only school in Nyeri County, founded by the local parish of ST.Anthony the Great under the stewardship of Fr.Philip Maina Gathari in 2006, opened its doors for students in 2007. The only Orthodox Secondary School owned by a local Church under the jurisdiction of Orthodox Archdiocese of Kenya. Present Principal of ...

ORTHODOX CHRISTIAN CHURCH ANNOUNCES $1 MILLION BOOK DONATION TO CHICAGO AREA SCHOOL CHILDREN

Maria A. Karamitsos - 20/3/13 Baltimore, Md. (IOCC) – International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC) announced today its support for after school enrichment opportunities, mentoring and summer learning programs through a donation of more than 25,000 new books to benefit school children in the greater Chicago area. Bishop Demetrios of the Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Chicago and past ...

HIS BEATITUDE INAUGARATES THE NEW WING OF THE PATRIARCHATE SCHOOL IN TAYBEH

Jerusalem Patriarchate On Tuesday, the 21st of March / 3rd of April 2012, His Beatitude Patriarch of Jerusalem Theophilos III inaugurated the new wing of our Patriarchate’s school in Taybeh. Taybeh is a suburb of Ramallah with 35.000 residents, three thousand of whom are Arab-speaking Orthodox belonging to the Patriarchate. The Patriarchate of Jerusalem operates ...

London School of Orthodox Christian Studies

19/2/2012 SCHOOL WEBSITE: The website for the London School of Orthodox Christian Studies is now online and if you would like to be a student on the first course which is being presented, an Introduction to Orthodox Christology, then you can register now. The learning platform website will open on the 1st March and account information will be ...