THE FEAST OF ST THEKLA AT THE JERUSALEM PATRIARCHATE

On Wednesday, the 24th of September/7th of October 2015, the feast of St Thekla the Protomartyr and Equal to the Apostles, was observed by the Patriarchate at the chapel dedicated to her name, on the west of the monastic church of Sts Constantine and Helen. St Thekla was a disciple of the Apostle Paul. After preaching ...

PATRIARCH OF JERUSALEM LAYS FOUNDATION STONE IN THE COMMUNITY OF ZBABDE

On Sunday, the 15th/28th of June 2015, H.B. Theophilos, Patriarch of Jerusalem, led the Divine Liturgy in the Church of the Greek Orthodox Arabic-speaking Community of the town of Zbabde. The town lies at half an hour’s drive from Jacob’s Well to Nablus, northward. Warmly welcomed by Boy Scouts and inhabitants of the town, the Patriarch led ...