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The Holy See, the Vatican, reiterated its position regarding the unique status of the Holy City, Jerusalem. This was reported in a statement issued on Sunday, December 10, by the Holy See Press...
I followed up with sorrow--as well as with others who love Jerusalem, the Holy City--the announcement made by US President Donald Trump to move his country's embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, and...
The Catholic Center for Studies and Media (CCSM) in Jordan has decried the unilateral step represented by the decision taken by US President Donald Trump regarding relocating the US embassy to...
A universal message titled, "A Common Word between Us and You" was launched in Jordan in 2007. This message still inspires several researchers in the field of dialogue among followers of religions...
Reports on Lebanon are being highlighted, as it is again the focus of prayers by Christians of the East and the world. The surprising absence of the Lebanese prime minister from the political arena...
Whoever reads the biography of the late Karam Mseih will highly value a man who excelled and served as an inspiring model to young men and women in Jordan. His motto was “O Lord inspire us to make...
In an unprecedented step in Jordan, Jordanian girl Ainor Alawneh holds the post of prime minister from Jordanian Prime Minister Hani Mulki for one day, namely November 20. "The UNICEF Facebook page...
Under the impressive slogan “Media in the Service of the Culture of Meeting”, the Catholic Center for Studies and Media in Jordan (CCSM) has launched a series of cultural seminars, or rather...
Have the Christians of the East become the prime issue of the world? Is there a "serious" concern in their conditions and the need for them to stay in the East? In the wake of the exhibition titled...
By the portal of the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) in Rome a statue of three-year-old Syrian child Aylan Kurdi was placed a week ago. This child died in 2105 when he drowned in one of...
May God have mercy on “Samira” who used to come on daily bases to the “Restaurant of Mercy” which is affiliated with Caritas Jordan. This restaurant became her second home, and its familial...
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...