HIRH receiving the "Pilgrim's Shell" as a Knight of the Equestrian Order of the Holy Sepulchre of Jerusalem from HE Msgr William Shomali Bishop and Vicar for Jerusalem for the Latin Patriarchate acting on behalf of the Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem and Grand Prior of the Order
The title is the highest honor given to a person not currently living in Arkansas. Commissions are given by the Governor and the Secretary of State to individuals in recognition of noteworthy accomplishments. Notable Arkansas Travelers: US Presidents Franklin D. Roosevelt, Ronald Reagan and Donald Trump. Maya Angelou, Garth Brooks, Bob Hope and Gene Autry, Steve Forbes, Billy Graham, etc.
"Prince Gharios of Ghassan with my best wishes and blessings
8. June 2015,
Alnuman Gharios El Chemor
STATE SENATE OF THE STATE OF PARANA [Brazil]
The executive board of the State Senate of the state of Parana [Brazil], for proposition of the illustrious Congressman Ney Leprevost, and approved by the scholarly plenary, have reports written in the annals of this house of laws, vows of praise and congratulations to Prince Gharios of Ghassan, of the Sovereign Imperial and Royal house of Ghassan, for 3 years of activities in Brazil and abroad, in the philanthropic and cultural field.
Curitiba, December 18, 2012.
(signed) Ney Leprevost - State Senator
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MUNICIPALITY OF CURITIBA (Brazil)
The Municipality of Curitiba honors Prince Gharios of Ghassan, consigning on the minutes of its proceedings, by requirement of the City-Councilor JORGE BERNARDI, vows of congratulations and applause for the outstanding services rendered to the society.
White River Palace, 17 of May 2013.
(signed) Jorge Bernardi - City-Councilor
(signed) City - Councilor Paulo Salamuni - President
The President's Call to Service Award is awarded by the President of the United States to people who have completed more than 4,000 hours of community service. It is the highest level of the President's Volunteer Service Award.It was established through a 2003 executive order by President George W. Bush. HRH Prince Gharios El Chemor was honored by President Obama in 2010 and recently by President Trump.
THE COPTIC POPE OF ALEXANDRIA
GODWILL AMBASSADOR OF THE STATE OF ARKANSAS (ARKANSAS TRAVELER AWARD)
NOBLE MAN OF THE YEAR 2014 G.O.D.
AT THE UNITED NATIONS HEADQUARTERS
PRINCE OF THE GHASSANIDS
H I S R O Y A L H I G H N E S S
HRH Prince Gharios El Chemor of Ghassan Al-Nu'Man VIII receiving United States Special Congressional Recognition and also from Senate (California) from the hands of the Her Excellency Congresswoman and US Ambassador Diane Watson, PhD (ret.)
LETTER OF RECOGNITION FROM THE PRESIDENT OF ALBANIA
PATRIARCHAL BLESSING FROM HIS ALL HOLINESS BARTHOLOMEW I
THE ECUMENICAL PATRIARCH OF CONSTANTINOPLE
HONORARY COLONEL OF THE STATE OF ALABAMA
Certificate issued by the Vatican Secretary of State recognizing Prince Gharios as as a Knight of the Equestrian Order of the Holy Sepulchre of Jerusalem, one of the oldest, most recognized and respected Orders of Chivalry in the world. The Order is under protection of HH Pope Francis as its Sovereign. This honor of knighthood is conferred by the Holy See through the Secretariat of State, who in the name of and by the authority of the Pope, approves each knighthood. Each diploma of appointment once approved is sealed and signed by officials of the Vatican Secretariat of State and the Cardinal Grand Master of the Order in Rome. HH Pope Benedict XIV (reigned 1740-1758) stated that the Order should enjoy precedence over all Orders except over the Order of the Golden Fleece.