Holy Lands

Advent begins in the Holy Land, marked by moments and traditions that are repeated every year. December 2 and 3 were days of celebrations for the Franciscan friars of the Custody of the Holy Land....
Following is the spiritual message delivered by our beloved Patriarch Michelle Sabah marking Advent and the celebrations marking the birth of the King of the World, the Saviour, and the Light of the...
Our Father in Heaven. God of Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob. Father of our Lord Jesus Christ. You are the Eternal I AM. The One who is age to age the same. There is no shadow of turning with You. You are...
The first Bani Kinana conference convened on Monday, December 4, under the patronage of former minister of public works and housing Mohammad Obeidat and called for enhancing religion tourism in Bani...
The International Day of Persons with Disabilities was marked on Monday, December 4, at Our Lady of Peace Center (OLPC) in Amman. The event titled, “In the Direction of a Sustainable and Flexible...
Most Rev. Archbishop Pierbattista Pizzaballa, Apostolic Administrator of the Latin Patriarchate of Jerusalem has sent the following Advent Letter to the Diocese: December 3, 2017 Advent is a time of...
The project of the Pontifical Mission in collaboration with ATS Pro Terra Sancta, with the support of the Dutch Knights of the Holy Sepulcher has allowed several Christian families to enjoy living in...
The Beit Sahour Shepherds Musical Band, which is affiliated with the Latin Patriarchate Schools in Palestine, celebrated for the first time in Jordan a Christmas Eve titled, “From Bethlehem to...
Invitation Our Lady of Peace Center kindly invites you to celebrate "The International Day of Persons with Disabilities" Monday, December 4, 2017 At 10.30am The annual observance of the...
Most Rev. Archbishop Pierbattista Pizzaballa, Apostolic Administrator of the Latin Patriarchate of Jerusalem, arrived in Gaza on Friday, December 1, 2017. During the three-day pastoral visit,...
Following the recent restoration of the Holy Sepulchre, archaeologists have confirmed the construction dates of the structure surrounding what is confirmed to be the tomb of Lord Jesus. Having...
Invitation The Beit Sahour Shepherds Musical Band, which is affiliated with the Latin Patriarchate Schools in Palestine, has arrived in Jordan. The band will celebrate for the first time in Jordan...
Marking the Feast of Saint Andrew, Latin Patriarchal Vicar for Jordan Bishop William Shomali celebrated Mass on Thursday, November 30, at Our Lady of the Mount in Anjara during which the worshippers...
In the south of Jordan, the Church is fighting to provide dignified care for people with disabilities and to raise awareness on the subject. At the end of the desert that crosses the country, between...
In continuation of Caritas Jordan "Love and Peace” 2017-2018 campaign, a Caritas team distributed humanitarian assistance marking the passing away of Karam Mseih, knight of the Holy Sepulcher, at...
Celebrations for the 800th anniversary of the Franciscans’ presence [in the Holy Land] have reached the United States. The Custos of the Holy Land, Fr. Francesco Patton, visited the Franciscan...
At the age of 15, Aya lost her leg following an accident. This Saturday at the Our Lady of Peace Center will change her life. With her shy smile, Aya seems to be like any Jordanian teenager. A...
In continuation of its winterization campaign, a Caritas Jordan team distributed humanitarian aid to a number of Jordanian families in Maan Governorate on Monday, November 27, 2017. The campaign took...
The Caritas Jordan, in cooperation with the Latin Patriarchate School in Salt, conducted a day of free medical services on Friday, November 24. The services conducted by Caritas doctors included...
For their 2nd meeting since 2014, four members of the Coordinating Catholic Aid Organizations (CCAO) met with the Christian Youth in Gaza on Tuesday, November 21, 2017. The meeting was an occasion...