THE COMMEMORATION OF THE OPENING OF THE CHURCH OF THE RESURRECTION 2016

The Jerusalem Patriarchate - October 2016 On Monday, the 13th/26th of September 2016, divine Liturgy was served at the katholikon of the Church of the Resurrection in commemoration of the Church’s opening. The opening of the Church of the Resurrection took place in the year 336 AD when in this first Christian Church our Lord Jesus Christ ...

Feast of the Holy Great Sovereigns Constantine and Helen, Equal to the Apostles

June 2016 The Church calls St Constantine (306-337) “the Equal of the Apostles,” and historians call him “the Great.” He was the son o the Caesar Constantius Chlorus (305-306), who governed the lands of Gaul and Britain. His mother was St Helen, a Christian of humble birth. At this time the immense Roman Empire was divided into ...

Feast of the Holy Great Sovereigns Constantine and Helen – Equal to the Apostles

June 2015 The Church calls St Constantine (306-337) “the Equal of the Apostles,” and historians call him “the Great.” He was the son o the Caesar Constantius Chlorus (305-306), who governed the lands of Gaul and Britain. His mother was St Helen, a Christian of humble birth. At this time the immense Roman Empire was divided into ...

THE FEAST OF STS CONSTANTINE AND HELEN (2014)

  Jerusalem Patriarchate - June 2014 On Tuesday the 21st of May/3rd of June 2014, the Hagiotaphite Brotherhood observed the feast of its protectors and guardians of the Holy Shrines, the glorious kings, Sts Constantine and Helen. Vespers for the feast was officiated by the leader of our Brotherhood, Patriarch Theophilos of Jerusalem, with concelebrant Hagiotaphite Fathers, nuns ...