On Monday morning, June 9/22, 2020, H.H.B. our Father and Patriarch of Jerusalem Theophilos decorated Mr. Sibli Anastas, a distinguished member of the Community of Bethlehem with the medal of the Cross Bearer of the Order of Knights of the Holy Sepulchre.

This honorary distinction was given to Mr. Anastas, as His Beatitude said, “in return of his donation, namely his devoted offering to the Holy Sepulchre and the Patriarchate.

His Beatitude offered Mr. Sibli and his respected wife a pectoral cross, in order to protect and safeguard them in health, strength and every blessing.

From Secretariat-General