THE FEAST OF THE PROPHET ELIAS AT THE JERUSALEM PATRIARCHATE

On Sunday the 20th of July/3rd of August 2015, the feast of the prophet Elias the Thesbite was celebrated at the Monastery dedicated to his name, between Jerusalem and Bethlehem. This ancient Monastery is built in the area where it is believed that the prophet Elias escaped persecution from kings Ahab and Jezebel when, through his ...

MEMORIAL SERVICE FOR THE PATRIARCHS OF JERUSALEM AT THE CHAPEL OF THE FORTY MARTYRS

On the 24th of October/6th of November 2014, a memorial service was held for the repose of the souls of the departed Patriarchs of Jerusalem at the chapel of the Forty Marts, which lies between St James Cathedral and the Church of the Resurrection. Both the Vespers and the Divine Liturgy were led by His Eminence ...