DR. HANNA AISSA DECORATED BY THE PATRIARCHATE OF JERUSALEM.
On Wednesday 10th – 23rd of June 2010, His Beatitude Patriarch of Jerusalem Theophilos III decorated Dr. Aissa Hanna, member of the Arab-speaking Orthodox flock of our Patriarchate. Dr. Hanna is employed at the Palestinian Authority’s Presidential Office serving by the President Mahmud Abbas Abu Mazen and the Prime Minister Salam Fayyad.
His Beatitude decorated Dr. Aissa Hanna with the order of the Orthodox ‘Cross-Bearer of the Holy Sepulchre’.
His Beatitude received Dr. Hanna at the Patriarchate noting “that the Patriarchate is regarded as Dr. Hanna’s home and of all Palestinians, Christian and Muslim. We cordially welcome Dr. Hanna to the Patriarchate and to the Holy City of Jerusalem.
We praise him for his numerous years of ethical and substantive interest in favour of the Patriarchate’s Communities. We hereby decorate Dr. Aissa Hanna with the order of the ‘Cross Bearer of the Holy Sepulchre”.
Dr. Hanna with deep emotion expressed his gratitude and promised to His Beatitude that he will dedicate all his powers in serving the Church and Country.
Chief Secretary’s Office.