On Tuesday, the 4th/17th of November 2015, the Holy and Sacred Synod convened under the chairmanship of His Beatitude Theophilos, Patriarch of Jerusalem. Among other things, the Synod has decided the following:
To promote the Hegoumen of Gethsemane, Archimandrite Nektarios, to the rank of Elder Kamarasis, Synod member and Treasurer of the Hieron Koinon, President of the Committee of St Sion Cemetery and Head of the Gallery.
To ordain Hierodeacon Dionysios as priest and appoint him Hegoumen at the Monastery of the Holy Apostles in Tiberias.
To appoint Archimandrite Chrysanthos as Secretary of the Patriarchate’s Audit Committee.
To promote f. Athanasios Kakis to the rank of Archimandrite and appoint him Hegoumen of the Arabic-speaking Community in Zarqa, Jordan.