THE ADVISER TO THE PRESIDENT OF THE PALESTINIAN AUTHORITY FOR CHRISTIAN AFFAIRS AT THE PATRIARCHATE.
On Friday the 25th of September/ 8th of October 2010, the Adviser to the President of the Palestinian Authority for Christian Affairs, Mr. Ziyiad Bandak along with his associate Mrs. Claudette Isa Habash visited His Beatitude Patriarch of Jerusalem Theophilos III. Within the framework of this visit matters concerning the Status Quo of the venerable Church of the Nativity were discussed such as the problem created by the Armenians during the last Christmas holiday which the Patriarchate has since addressed with the Palestinian Authority.
Also discussed was the problem of the unfinished building in front of the Church in Bethlehem and specifically the inactivity of Mr. Isa Taouil who rented this property from the Patriarchate in order to construct the aforementioned building.
Chief Secretary’s Office.