M.A. Thesis of
Rania Atallah at the University of Bir Zeit
“The Relation between the Patriarch of Jerusalem of the Greek
Orthodox Church, the Greek Clergy and the Greek Orthodox
5 June 2014
Bir Zeit, West Bank,
A discussion of the thesis was held at the university campus of Bir
Ziet. The defender of the thesis was Ms Rania Sameer Mitri Atallah
who worked under the supervision of Dr. Zuheir Al-Sabbagh. Dr.
Geries S. Khoury was a member of the examiners while Dr. Saleem
Tamari was the other examiner.
Present at the examination and discussion were H.E. Bishop Atallah
Hanna and Fathers Millatius Basal and Emanuel ‘Awwad.
Also present in the examination and discussion were the family of
Rania and personalities from the Greek Orthodox Church as well as
Dr. Adnan Musallam of Bethlehem University.
Following the oral examination and discussions, the M.A. thesis of
Rania Atallah was accepted on the condition that she takes the notes
of the examining committee into consideration. A copy of the notes
were presented to Dr. Sabbagh.