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Middle East Council of Churches Reconvenes

amman, 6 september 2016 – leaders and delegates from the member churches that constitute the four families of the middle east council of churches (mecc) gathered in amman, jordan for its

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Middle East Council of Churches convenes

The Middle East Council of Churches (MECC) held its 11th General Assembly this week, bringing leaders from regional churches together to pursue a unified ecclesiastical voice in the midst of

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Protecting Christian presence an obligation for Muslims, too — Theophilos

AMMAN — Orthodox Church Patriarch Theophilos III has stressed the important role Christian leaders can play to encourage the Christian presence in the Middle East saying it is not only

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Current situation motivated us to unite — Patriarch Twal

AMMAN — Patriarch of the Latin Church in Jerusalem Fouad Twal said on Tuesday that ongoing violence and distress in the Middle East is the reason why the Middle East

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King Abdullah II: We are proud in this country of the values of tolerance and peace

His Majesty King Abdullah II has said that "we are proud in this country of the values of love, tolerance and peace that we share". He added that Jordan has

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Summit of Church Leaders on the present and future of Christians in the Middle East

Amman - Today, Tuesday, September 6, the XI General Assembly of the Council of Churches of the Middle East begins in Amman, with the participation of Leaders and representatives from

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Bishop Lahham to Jordanian Christians: in the elections vote who spoke good of the Church

Amman - On the occasion of the upcoming parliamentary elections, scheduled for September 20, Christians of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan are called to exercise their right and duty to

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Funeral Mass held for late Fr. Faysal Hijazeen in Amman

A funeral Mass was held for late Fr. Faysal Hijazeen on Saturday, August 6, at the Good Shepherd Church in Amman. Fr. Faysal, who passed away at the age of 55,

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Priests promote Jordan religious tourism during Europe trip

AMMAN — Harking back to a time when religious pilgrimage was the basis of tourism in many countries, Jordanian Christian leaders are travelling to Europe to promote Christian tourism to

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Iraqi women hope chasuble sent to pope will inspire prayers for peace

AMMAN, JORDAN - Iraqi refugee women who fled Islamic State group violence in their homeland have appealed to Pope Francis for help, sending a hand-sewn chasuble and imploring him to pray

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