THE COMMEMORATION OF ST. CATHERINE AT THE JERUSALEM PATRIARCHATE

Jerusalem Patriarchate - December 2017 The commemoration of the Holy and Glorious Catherine the Great Martyr was observed on Friday 25th November/8th December 2017 at her Monastery located on the south of the Patriarchate at the Christian Quarter of the Old City of Jerusalem. Saint Catherine lived in Alexandria, she had an excellent Christian and philosophical education ...

THE NATIVITY OF THE GLORIOUS FORERUNNER AT THE JERUSALEM PATRIARCHATE

The Patriarchate of Jerusalem -  July 2017 On Friday, 24th June/7th July 2017, the Patriarchate celebrated the feast of the Nativity of the Glorious Forerunner at the Holy Monastery of the Patriarchate named after this Nativity in Oreini, west suburb of New Jerusalem, the place that is considered as his birthplace. On this feast, the Church celebrates ...

THE FEAST OF THE BOILED WHEAT MIRACLE AT THE JERUSALEM PATRIARCHATE

The Patriarchate of Jerusalem - March 2017 On Saturday of the first week of Great Lent, the memory of the miracle of the boiled wheat by St. Theodore Tyron the Great Martyr was celebrated by the Patriarchate at the Holy Monastery dedicated to him, which is on the west side of the Patriarchate towards the New Gate, ...

THE FEAST OF ST. CHARALAMBOS AT THE JERUSALEM PATRIARCHATE

The Patriarchate of Jerusalem - 25/2/17 On Thursday 10th/23rd February 2017, the feast of the Hieromartyr St. Charalambos was celebrated by the Patriarchate at his Holy Monastery, located on the north side of the Church of the Resurrection, by the end of Via Dolorosa. According to the Synaxarion of the Church, St. Charalambos was a Priest to ...

THE FEAST OF ST. EUTHYMIOS AT THE JERUSALEM PATRIARCHATE

The Patriarchate of Jerusalem - 11/2/17 On Thursday 20th January/2nd February 2017, the memory of St. Euthymios the Great was celebrated by the Patriarchate, at the monastery named in his honor, located next to the H.Monastery of Seyda Naya, at the north side of the Christian quarter near the Patriarchate. According to the Synaxarion of the Church ...

THE VENERATION OF ST. PETER’S SACRED CHAIN AT THE JERUSALEM PATRIARCHATE

The Patriarchate of Jerusalem - 5/2/17 On Sunday 16th/29th January 2017, the memory of St. Peter’s sacred chain was celebrated by the Patriarchate at his prison where there is a Holy Monastery at present, named after St. Nicodemus or “The Lentil’s”, located east of the Praetorion which was the headquarters of each Roman Governor of Jerusalem, ...

THE FEAST OF ST. STEPHEN THE FIRST MARTYR AT THE PATRIARCHATE

The Patriarchate of Jerusalem – 12/1/17 On Monday 27th December 2016 / 9th January 2017, the memory of St. Stephen the First Martyr was celebrated at the Patriarchate. St. Stephen was one of the seven deacons elected by the Apostles to help them with their social work of common meals (Acts 6:2-7). Out of these seven deacons, ...