Our Patron


Patriarch Theophilos III of Jerusalem


His Beatitude, Theophilus III has been the Patron of ICoHS since it’s inception in 2018. The leader of the Greek Orthodox Church in the Holy Land continues to provide ICoHS with invaluable advice and guidance regarding issues affecting the indigenous Christian community.

His Beatitude was born in Greece but has spent most of his life based in Jerusalem as a Priest serving the Greek Orthodox Church. The Patriarch has worked tirelessly, throughout his life, for Peace and Dialogue by building relationships between various Jewish, Islamic and Christian actors in the Holy Land and beyond.