Holy Lands

His Majesty King Abdullah II on Wednesday, Oct. 18, received His Beatitude Kyrios Kyrios Theophilos III, Patriarch of the Holy City of Jerusalem and All Palestine and Jordan. The meeting focused on...
Prefect of the Congregation for the Oriental Churches Cardinal Leonardo Sandri held a meeting with Acre Episcopal Archbishop of Greek-Melkites Archbishop Bishop Georges Bacouni and the clergy on...
Our Lady of Peace Center, which provides free care for people with disabilities in Jordan, through the Latin Patriarchate, signed a new partnership with Handicap International to provide prostheses...
The second day of celebrations began early in the morning in a crowded, festive church. The Church of St. Savior in Jerusalem continues to celebrate the 800 years of Franciscan presence in the Holy...
The Catholic Center for Studies and Media in Jordan (CCSM) and Caritas Jordan signed an agreement on Wednesday October 17 which reasserted “their commitment” to confine their missions in the media...
German Ambassador to Jordan Maria Siefker-Eberle, on Tuesday October 17, delivered medical equipment to Caritas Jordan which is intended to help the Syrian refugees. Caritas Jordan Director Wael...
The children of Jordan, on Tuesday, October 17, participated in the campaign launched by the Catholic pastoral charity foundation, Aid to the Church in Need (ACN), titled, “One Million Children...
800 years of franciscans in the Holy Land, Fr. Michael Perry: “Our presence is for all of mankind” A historic anniversary, to be celebrated in grandeur: 800 years of Franciscan presence in the Holy...
The parishioners of the John Baptist de la Salle Church in Amman marked the 14th anniversary of the canonization of founder of the Comboni Missionary Sisters in Jordan St. Daniele Comboni by...
A youth delegation visited the Catholic Center for Studies and Media (CCSM) on Saturday, October 14, within the framework of a programme organized by the Institute of Citizenship and Diversity...
On October 10, 1847, Archbishop Joseph Valerga was consecrated Patriarch of Jerusalem following the announcement of the restoration of the Latin Patriarchate of Jerusalem by Pope Pius IX in the short...
As part of the 17th World Day of the Italian Language, the Consulate General of Italy organized a classical music concert at the Edward Said National Conservatory of Music Hall in Ramallah on October...
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)...
A seminar titled, “Facts Relevant to Environment in Jordan” convened at the Catholic Center for Studies and Media (CCSM) on Wednesday October 11. Opening the seminar, CCSM Director Fr. Rif’at Bader...
Following is the meditation of the Most Rev. Pierbattista Pizzaballa for October 15, 2017, the 28th Sunday of Ordinary Time, Year A October 15, 2017 XXVIII Sunday of Ordinary Time, Year A Today,...
A Mennonite Central Committee delegation from Canada and the United States of America visited the Catholic Center for Studies and Media (CCSM) in Amman on Tuesday, October 10. During the visit, CCSM...
On Saturday, October 7, 2017, the House of Abraham had celebrations! Like every year around 9 October, the feast of Saint Abraham, the Board of Secours Catholique-Caritas France invited friends from...
The American University of Madaba and SPARK-Jordan have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU). According to the MoU, AUM and SPARK agreed to further their cooperation by increasing the...
The annual spiritual retreat for Latin Patriarchate priests has set off Monday, October 10, at the Visitation House which is affiliated with Rosary Sisters. The retreat is titled, “My Spirit is Full...
With the framework of the Conference of the International Secretariat of Christian Students convening in Amman on October 6-12, with the participation of delegation youths from 20 countries worldwide...