On Easter Tuesday, the 1st/14th of April 2015, the visit of the Israeli President to the Patriarchate was followed by the Paschal visits of Western Church delegations.
The first to visit the Patriarchate where the Franciscan monks of the Holy Land.
The Franciscan Brothers were addressed by His Beatitude Theophilos, Patriarch of Jerusalem, in English, see link: https://en.jerusalem-patriarchate.info/2015/04/14/13865
The Franciscans were followed by representatives of the Armenian Patriarchate, led by Archbishop Aris Shirvanian.
Likewise, Patriarch Theophilos welcomed the Armenians in English, see link: https://en.jerusalem-patriarchate.info/2015/04/14/13870
From the Secretariat-General