THE FEAST OF ST MELANI AT THE JERUSALEM PATRIARCHATE

The Patriarchate of Jerusalem- January 2017 On 31st December 2016/ 13th January 2017, the memory of St. Melani the Roman was celebrated by the Patriarchate, at the homonymous chapel, which is located underground in the Holy Monastery of Megali Panagia, neighbouring on the south the Central Monastery of the Hagiotaphite Fathers. According to the Synaxarion, St. ...

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.  ...