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During Pope Francis’ meeting with representatives of other religions, the imam spoke about the “genocide” of Muslims during the war, the Orthodox representative expressed “shame” about Christians who...
In his first address to authorities in Sarajevo, Pope Francis called on them to go beyond the Dayton Accords and asked for real religious freedom in Bosnia-Herzegovina. On the outbound flight he...
At a press conference organised by Aid to the Church in Need, the Archbishop of Erbil recalled that there are Europeans enrolling with ISIS and Europe can therefore not remain indifferent The “cancer...
The second day of celebrations marking the end of the Holy Marian Month were held at the Our Lady of Lourdes grotto in Na'our, with the rosary prayed, and the Holy Mass celebrated and presided over...
Editor-in-chief of the Jordanian daily, Al Rai, I would like to comment on an article titled, “O naive Pope, is this an angel of peace?“ which was published by Jordanian daily Al Rai on May 18, 2015...
HRH Princess Dina Mired has led the King Hussein Cancer Foundation (KHCF) in Jordan as director general since 2002. In her capacity as director, she founded, developed and institutionalized the...
The Catholic Center for Studies and Media (CCSM) in Amman recalls the historic visit undertaken by Pope Francis a year ago to the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan. In a statement issued today, Sunday May...
“For if every baptized person is called to bear witness to the Lord Jesus by proclaiming the faith received as a gift, this is especially so for each consecrated man and woman. There is a clear...
Pope Francis’ interview with Argentinian newspaper “La voz del Pueblo”: His audiences, his meetings with people, the risk of being attacked, the emotion felt when seeing children and prisoners in...
Fr. Rifat Bader, director of the Catholic Center for Studies and Media in Jordan, has said that "Pope Francis will announce next Sunday (May 17) the canonization of four nuns. Two of them are...
Jacques Murad, Prior of the Monastery of Mar Elian was abducted by two armed kidnappers, Fides news agency reports. The news was confirmed by the Syrian Catholic archdiocese of Homs. “Priest Jacques...
The eyes and hearts of millions are focused on Rome, the Italian capital, specifically at St. Peter's Square, for the canonization of two Arab nuns from Palestine. They are namely Sultana Ghattas,...
The eyes and hearts of millions are focused on Rome, the Italian capital, specifically at St. Peter's Square, for the canonization of two Arab nuns from Palestine. They are namely Sultana Ghattas,...
Their meeting in the Vatican lasted twenty minutes and “great satisfaction” was expressed regarding the bilateral agreement. Tomorrow, Sunday May 17, the Palestinian leader will be attending the...
The Christian communities of Syria and Iraq have survived 2,000 years of tumult and war. In some of them, prayers are still said in Aramaic, the language that Lord Jesus Christ used in daily life....
Europe’s Episcopal Conferences are meeting in Switzerland to discuss how Muslims in Europe are changing. Cardinal Tauran said there is a strong risk of a community retreat. Cardinal Ricard, meanwhile...
The Latin Patriarchate inaugurated a few days ago a new site for religious pilgrimage to be added to several other sites frequented by tourists from Jordan and abroad. The new shrine, which Latin...
The Church is getting ready to celebrate in the coming days the canonization of Mother Marie-Alphonsine Ghattas and Sister Marie of Jesus Crucified (Mariam Bawardi). The Church acknowledges thereby...
Francis met 7,000 children from the “Peace Factory” on May 11. Prison is not the solution for young people who get it wrong. “I get irate too but after an argument you need peace”. They put a...
At this morning’s Mass, May 11, in St. Martha’s House, Francis again decried the fact “today we are seeing those who kill Christians in the name of God” but the Holy Spirit gives people the strength...