Abouna opinion

The Conference of the International Secretariat of Christian Youth has convened for the first time in our dear Kingdom, in coordination with the local General Secretariat of Youth (founded in 1980)...
L'Oeuvre d'Orient, a Paris-based Institute of the Arab World, has organized an exhibition that will last until January 2018, titled, the ''Chrétiens d'Orient: Deux mille ans d'histoire'' (Eastern...
The headline of this article is taken from a conference recently held in Germany titled, “Paths of Peace”. The conference was convened by Community of Sant'Egidio, which is a Christian community...
At the entrance of the World Council of Churches, there are photos of 12 international figures that sowed the seed of hope in difficult environments. One of these photos was of Patriarch Emeritus...
It was an impressive gesture to have His Royal Highness Crown Prince Al Hussein Ben Abdullah II deliver Jordan's address at the United Nations, which coincided with the International Day of Peace....
It is not easy to hold such a mammoth concert in the Jordanian city of Jerash by renowned singer Andrea Bocelli, where it was attended by senior state officials, as well as a large number of people....
Heads of Churches in Jerusalem, represented by their patriarchs and bishops, have issued a strong statement “expressing concern regarding breaches of the status quo” which can be traced back hundreds...
A year ago, I was invited with Sheikh Dr. Hamdi Murad to participate in the Beirut celebrations marking the Feast of Annunciation which has become a national holiday in Lebanon. We were warmly...
The US State Department issued a few days ago a report covering “religious freedom” in the world, which is the first report released during US President Donald Trump’s term in office who had earlier...
The current major issue is not about the followers of a certain religion; it is rather the responsibility and duty to focus on the "sublime diversity" that characterized the Middle East and the Arab...
The Catholic Patriarchs of the Orient concluded their 25th session in Lebanon on August 11 and issued a statement made public by the Catholic Center for Studies and Media (CCSM) in Jordan. CCSM...
With joint Church and official events, the French state and Church have commemorated the first anniversary of the martyrdom of 85-year-old priest Jacques Hamel whose throat was slit by two young...
In the past few days, the Catholic Center for Studies and Media organized a "pilgrimage" and tourism trip in which more than 50 citizens from all over the Kingdom took part. The two-week trip...
It is a new decisive step undertaken by Pope Francis which has to do with the question, "Who can become a saint?" The Pope made a three-point historic answer, namely the free and voluntary offering...
The article or rather the study published by Dr. Ma'rouf Bakhit (Al Rai daily, July 3, 2017) titled, "Stations in the Development of the Jordanian National Character" deserves to be viewed thoroughly...
Over a two-day period, an international conference has been held in Cologne to discuss the role of the "Christian Television" in the Middle East region. Sat 7 TV was chosen as a model for discussion...
The Catholic Center for Studies and Media (CCSM) in Jordan expresses its sincere wishes to all Muslim brethren in the world on the advent of Eid al-Fitr which followed a month of fasting and charity...
The Catholic Center for Studies and Media (CCSM) in Jordan joyfully conveys its sincere wishes to His Beatitude Patriarch Joseph Absi for his election as new patriarch of the fraternal Greek Catholic...
During a meeting between His Royal Highness Prince El Hassan Bin Talal with the students of the American University of Madaba (which is affiliated with the Latin Patriarchate), an interesting...
Here are some ideas that can be summed up in five points: 1. On the eve marking Independence Day, Caritas Jordan whose name means "love" celebrated its 50th anniversary. It was in 1967 when the...