“Let us work together to replace despair with HOPE, fear with human SECURITY and humiliation with DIGNITY”

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Assembly of Catholic Ordinaries calls on people of Holy Land to build bridges of respect and love

Arabic Version: مجلس رؤساء الأساقفة يدعو سكان الأرض المقدسة إلى بناء جسور الاحترام المتبادل والمحبة Righteousness and Peace will embrace each other “Let me hear what God the Lord will speak, for he will speak peace to his people, to his faithful, to those who turn to him in their hearts. Surely his salvation is at hand for those who

May 22nd, 2019|

The Eight Annual Canon Law Conference – 2019.

The Eight Annual Canon Law Conference - 2019. The Ecclesiastical Court of the Latin Patriarchate of Jerusalem & The Pontifical Lateran University - Rome present a conference on Towards "Canon Law Continous Education" within the marriage, its provisions and Canon Law procedures.   Monday, July 22 - Sunday, July 28th , 2019 Moveinpick Resort & Spa - Dead Sea /

May 20th, 2019|

SYRIA – Assad to Armenian refugees: return to Syria and help us rebuild the country.

Damascus  - A call to return to Syria and rebuild homes devastated by the conflict was addressed by President Bashar Assad to Syrian Armenians who fled the Country during the years of conflict, finding refuge in Lebanon, Armenia or others Middle Eastern and Western countries. The explicit request for repatriation addressed to Armenian refugees was expressed by the Syrian leader

May 18th, 2019|

AUM celebrates 10th anniversary of the blessing of its foundation stone.

Dr. Rajai Muasher patronized on Thursday, May 9, the American University of Madaba (AUM) celebration marking the 10th anniversary of the blessing of its foundation stone by His Holiness Pope Benedict XVI. Present at the ceremony were Latin Patriarchal Vicar for Jordan and the Chairman of the AUM Board of Trustees Bishop William Shomali, the governor of Madaba Hassan Al-Qiyam,

May 17th, 2019|

Debate Rages in Egypt As Christian Women Told to Cover Up.

Cairo (AFP) - A Coptic priest's comments about women's clothing being too revealing in churches has sparked a heated debate this week among Egyptian Christians, the largest religious minority in the Middle East. Father Daoud Lamei, a well-known parish priest in an upmarket Cairo suburb with a sizeable social media following, lambasted Christian women for attire that he deemed immodest.

May 17th, 2019|

King makes donation to Church of the Holy Sepulchre restoration.

His Majesty King Abdallah II of Jordan made a donation for restoring of the Church of the Holy Sepulcher in Jerusalem at his own expense. Patriarch of the Holy City of Jerusalem and all Palestine and Jordan, Theophilus III, has expressed his appreciation and gratitude on behalf of members of the Holy Synod, the Brotherhood of the Holy Sepulchre, the

May 8th, 2019|