THE FIRST SERVICE OF THE BRIDEGROOM AT THE PATRIARCHATE
On Palm Sunday evening the First Service of the Bridegroom was held at the Catholicon of the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, namely the Matins of Holy and Great Monday. The Service was led by H.H.B. our Father and Patriarch of Jerusalem Theophilos along with Priests, Monks and pilgrims.
Before the end of the service, His Beatitude wished to the faithful Christians that they may celebrate the Holy Week in a spiritual manner at the places of the Passion and the Resurrection of our Lord and God Jesus Christ.