Abouna opinion

The United Nations charters include the term "the culture of peace and non-violence". This culture is contrary to what has been termed as “the culture” of war and violence, in spite of the fact that...
1. Jerusalem is the major center of Easter, the Feast of the Resurrection. Who needs not “a resurrection” these days? Perhaps 'the noble city” is badly in need of the resurrection that took place...
The first celebration observing the Feast of the Annunciation has been celebrated at “Al-Hussein” Cultural Center, a name dear to Jordanians, with a Jordanian aroma. It was observed under the...
The first event: Pope Francis issued a letter a few days ago in which he urged the bishops to spontaneously submit their resignations at the age of 75, which become effective when they are formally...
Director of the Catholic Center for Studies and Media Fr. Rif’at Bader addressed the ceremony marking the Christian-Islamic celebration of the Annunciation at Al Hussein Cultural Center, Ras Al ‘Ain...
His Majesty King Abdullah II addressed the 71st United Nations General Assembly on September 20, 2016. He said: “Jesus, whom we call 'Christ Messiah', is named 25 times in the Qur’an. His mother...
“The Dialogue for Peace” Conference, which has recently convened in Vienna by King Abdullah Ben Abdulaziz International Centre for Interreligious and Intercultural Dialogue (KAICIID), acquired global...
Following the oppressive and unfair measures undertaken by the Municipality of Jerusalem towards the Christian Churches as well as their institutions and properties, which are relevant to the...
The Advisory Council of the Catholic Center for Studies and Media (CCSM) in Jordan has followed with great concern the statement of the Israeli Municipality of Jerusalem, in which it announced the...
A few days ago, a new book was issued titled, “Our Lady of Peace Center, a Message and a Church". The author of the book is Bishop Salem Sayegh, the founder of the center. However, he chose not to...
Have you ever heard of such praise? In praise of thirst? This week, Pope Francis along with the entire Vatican prelates went to Casa Santa Marta for a week of spiritual exercises as has been the case...
The year 2018 marks the 10th anniversary of the passing away of one of the most important researchers who loved Jordan’s land, water and humans. It is a rare issue to find someone who says he wants...
The Vatican’s 2018 Message for World Communications Day is educational par excellence. It is to be reminded that this message has been issued annually on January 24 since 1967 and signed by His...
Over a period of two days, Al-Azhar organized an international conference in which representatives from 86 Arab and foreign countries, as well as Christian, Islamic, and moderate Jewish religious...
For Christians and Muslims in the Arab world and in the Middle East, the New Year began with eyes focusing on the Nativity City, Bethlehem, and other eyes welling with tears focusing on the city of...
Jordan has been characterized as the country that welcomes the forcibly displaced brethren and those knocking on its doors seeking justice, tranquility and a secure future for their children with...
Most Rev. Archbishop Pierbattista Pizzaballa, Apostolic Administrator of the Latin Patriarchate of Jerusalem, has extended his best wishes to the Catholic Center for Studies and Media (CCSM) in...
The Catholic Center for Studies and Media (CCSM) reviews Pope’s message marking the 50th World Day of Peace Message which coincides on January 1. The CCSM draws attention to the fact that this...
The Catholic Center for Studies and Media (CCSM) conveys good wishes to all Jordanians on the advent of Christmas and New Year celebrations. CCSM Director Fr. Rif'at Bader said that this year's...
The Catholic Center for Studies and Media in Jordan (CCSM) has lauded the efforts exerted by His Majesty King Abdullah II Ben Al-Hussein in defending the identity of Jerusalem, the holy city which is...