Holy Lands

Franciscan priest, Father Fadi Shalufa, responsible for the "milk grotto" church, was attacked on 1 June by one of the two young men who had previously harassed a group of pilgrims in visit to the...
The Community of Sri Lankans have been praying and worshiping God here in Jordan for long two decades.Each year they celebrate their May feast with lot of preparations. During the whole Month of May...
To end the month of Mary, the faithful of Jerusalem gathered in Saint Savior Church on Thursday, May 31, 2018, to participate in the traditional procession of the statue of the Virgin in the streets...
On Thursday, May 31, 2018, Solemnity of Corpus Domini, the faithful of the Latin Church of Jerusalem gathered at the Holy Sepulcher to commemorate the Presence of Christ in the sacrament of the...
The parishioners of the Sacred Heart of Jesus Church in Naour, southern Amman, celebrated the end of the Marian Month on Friday, May 31. Marking the event, Mass was celebrated by Fr. Farah Hijazin...
The Sri Lankan community in Jordan will hold an annual Marian Feast 2018 titled,"Our Lady of Jordan Pray for Us" with Patriarch Emeritus Fouad Twal presiding at the ceremony. The feast will be held...
Marking the end of the Marian Month, Most Rev. Archbishop Pierbattista Pizzaballa, Apostolic Administrator of the Latin Patriarchate of Jerusalem, on Sunday, May 27, made a pastoral visit to the...
Fr. Farah Hijazeen will mark the end of the Marian Month at our Lady of Lourdes grotto in Naour. He will preside at the celebration marking the Feast of the Virgin Mary, Mother of the Church,on...
Under the patronage of Princess Alia Tabbaa, Caritas Jordan held an iftar banquet on Tuesday May 29, in cooperation with the Promise Welfare Society at the Garden of Mercy in Our Lady of Peace Center...
The Home of Our Lady of Sorrows is a specialized accommodation for elderly dependent people. Created 60 years ago at the request of the Latin Patriarchate by the Daughters of Our Lady of Sorrows,...
The Pastoral Center of St. Joseph welcomes the faithful to participate in the spiritual meeting to be conducted by Fr. Elias Zahlawi, parish priest of Sofatiyeh on Wednesday, May 30, 2018 at 7:00pm...
“It is a joy to be here celebrating St. Dominic,” said the Custos of the Holy Land in the church of St. Stephan in Jerusalem, which belongs to the Dominican Fathers. The communities of the Franciscan...
His Majesty King Abdullah on Thursday, May 25, attended the official national celebration marking Jordan’s 72nd Independence Day with Her Majesty Queen Rania and HRH Crown Prince Hussein, a Royal...
On pilgrimage in Tabgha, where Jesus worked miracles It is located about three kilometers west of Capernaum, on the northern shore of the Sea of Galilee: Tabgha, the place where Jesus worked miracles...
Caritas Jordan has started its annual campaign for the holy month of Ramadan by visiting several governorates of the Kingdom, to share with families the joy of this blessed month, through the...
"You are living a historic moment." This is what Latin Patriarchal Vicar for Jerusalem Bishop Paul Markotso addressed the crowd of believers who were celebrating a new feast decreed by Pope Francis...
On Saturday, May 19, 2018, Christians of the Holy Land gathered at the Saint Stephen Church of the École biblique et archéologique française de Jérusalem to pray for peace and justice in Jerusalem...
The Korean Representative to Palestine, H.E. Young-sam Choi, and a delegation from the Representative’s Office visited Bethlehem University on Monday, May 21, 2018. Brother Peter Bray, Vice...
On Sunday, May 20, 2018, Pentecost day, the Benedictine Abbey of the Dormition welcomed many men and women religious who came to celebrate this feast. During this Mass, three young people received...
Mayor of Umm Al Jimal District Hassan Ruhaiba said that Maronite Patriarch of Antioch, and head of the Maronite Church Moran Mor Bechara Boutros Al Rahi will head the mass at Umm Al Jimal Cathedral...