Holy Lands

The three Evangelical church councils of Jordan, the Holy Land and Galilee on Tuesday, November 14, signed an agreement to unite under the Union of the Synagogues of the Evangelical Churches in...
In a moving ceremony held at the Free Evangelical Church in Amman’s Khalda neighbourhood on November 14, members of evangelical churches in Palestine and Jordan announced the creation of a unified...
Caritas Jordan has hosted 22 youths from an Italian group of young people called “Non Dalla Guerra” (No for War). Delegations of Italian youths have been coming to Jordan for three consecutive years...
Franciscan Father Francesco Patton, custos of the Holy Land says he sees unity and harmony among Christians, Muslims and Jews in the Holy Land. While some would prefer to reduce the role of religion...
His Majesty King Abdullah on Sunday, November 12, opened the Parliament's second ordinary session, where he delivered the Speech from the Throne. In the speech, His Majesty started with commending...
The Catholic Center for Studies and Media (CCSM), in cooperation with Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung in Jordan, resumed on Saturday, November 11, the workshops which are designed to train and educate...
Latin Patriarchal Vicar for Jordan Bishop William Shomali, on Saturday November 11, visited the Bible Society of Jordan in Amman. The visit enabled him to discuss means to enhance partnership and...
The Yasser Arafat Foundation marked on Friday November 10, the 13th anniversary of the martyrdom of former Palestinian President Yasser Arafat at the Ramallah Palace of Culture during which Patriarch...
On Saturday, November 5, 2017, the Order of the Blessed Virgin Mary of Mount Carmel celebrated the 125th anniversary of the foundation of Our Lady of Mount Carmel during a Mass presided by Archbishop...
Since early November, Caritas Jordan has launched the "Love and Peace” 2017-2018 campaign. A team of Caritas employees and volunteers have launched the necessary arrangements for the humanitarian...
Hungarian President János Áder and Mrs. Ader attended on Tuesday, November 7, attended a spiritual concert titled, "Jordan, Land of Peace” at Our Lady of the Annunciation Church in Jabal Luweibdeh....
His Majesty King Abdullah on Tuesday, November 7, inaugurated the World Science Forum 2017, where some 3,000 scientists, policymakers, noble laureates and academics and investors convened under the...
His Majesty King Abdullah II, on Tuesday, November 7, received a delegation of U.S. evangelical leaders, led by Joel Rosenberg, currently visiting the Kingdom as part of a regional tour. The meeting...
Introducing the city of Jerusalem to its children is the purpose of the project "Learn closely - guided tours of historical and religious sites", promoted by the Pro Terra Sancta Association (ATS),...
Every November 2, the friars of the Custody of the Holy Land commemorate all of the deceased with a special procession. And so, this year they respected the tradition by beginning the solemnity...
Minister of Education and Head of the Jordan National Commission for Education, Culture and Science, Omar Razzaz, said Jerusalem is a priority for His Majesty King Abdullah II in his capacity as...
Jordan’s strategy to fight terrorism is based on an approach combining military, security and ideology, an official said on Saturday at a conference titled “Jordan in a changing region… the coming...
The Catholic Center for Studies and Media, represented by Ms. Marcelle Jwainat, took part in the King Abdullah Bin Abdulaziz International Centre for Interreligious and Intercultural Dialogue (...
Bethlehem University hosted on Tuesday, October 31, 2017, the Equestrian Order of the Holy Sepulcher of Jerusalem (EOHSJ) - Lieutenancy of England and Wales. The new Lieutenant for England and Wales...
The American University of Madaba (AUM) has hosted a lecture by Ms. Batoul Al Jammal and Ms. Dalia Alsharif from“King Hussein Cancer Foundation /Jordan Breast Cancer Program”, which is considered a...