The Church of the Holy Sepulcher

The Armenian Apostolic Orthodox Patriarchate of Jerusalem - 22/3/17 Almost for 2000 years the Church of Holy Sepulcher, known as the Church of the Tomb of Christ, has been the holiest place in Jerusalem for Christians. Historically, Constantine the Great was the first Emperor who, in the middle of the 4th century, initiated building Churches for ...

Greek Patriarchate’s Jerusalem land plot raises concerns for homeowners’ future

The Greek Patriarchate compound in Jerusalem. Photo by Eyal Warshavsky / BauBau

Ranit Nahum-Halevy 24/5/13 After decades of leasing land to the government, the Greek Patriarchate's sale to a private, foreign buyer may signal inflated prices ahead for current residents. The Greek Patriarchate of Jerusalem sold off a plot of land in Jerusalem, containing hundreds of residential units in dozens of buildings, to a foreign buyer. The plot, consisting of dozens ...