Holy Lands

A bridge between Italy and Jordan, two countries belonging to a region united by the Mediterranean is the meaning of a wide-ranging initiative promoted by the Italian diplomatic network, which for...
The Sacred Heart of Jesus Church in Naour, southern Amman, celebrated on Friday, February 2, the Feast of the Presentation of Jesus at the Temple and the first day of Our Lady of Lourdes Novena with...
The United Nations is neglecting the efforts made by thousands of Iraqi Christians who were able to escape the ISIS' atrocities and sought shelter in Jordan to achieve refugee status, according to an...
An ancient pool unearthed by archaeologists near Jerusalem is being linked to where St Philip may have baptised the Ethiopian eunuch. The large pool is part of a system of a network built during the...
Dr. Samar Jaber, head of Mechanical Engineering Department at the American University of Madaba (AUM), won 2017 TWAS award to Jordanian Young Scientists. TWAS 2017 is organized by the Academy of...
Chargé d'Affaires of the Apostolic Nunciature in Amman Monsignor Mauro Lalli has said that the Holy See recognizes the Hashemite custodianship of the Islamic and Christian holy places in Jerusalem...
From January 20 -28, 2018, the various Churches of Jerusalem each evening hosted a prayer service to facilitate common prayer. This annual Week of Prayer for Christian unity is designed to remind us...
His Majesty King Abdullah on Sunday, January 28, met with the Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland Minister Derek Browning, a Royal Court statement said. During the meeting,...
With the start of the new year 2018 and in continuation of the winter campaign titled, "Love and Peace", a Caritas team has distributed humanitarian aid to a number of families in Balqa' Governorate...
The Catholic Center for Studies and Media (CCSM) in Jordan has issued the following statement titled, "The Message of Communication 2018: No to fake news, yes to journalism for peace": Pope Francis...
After their marriage on May 26, 2017, Florence and Gauthier, two French newlyweds, decided to resign their jobs and leave everything behind to walk on a pilgrimage to Jerusalem. Arriving in December...
His Majesty King Abdullah held talks on Sunday, January 21, with visiting U.S. Vice President Mike Pence on developments related to the Palestinian cause and Jerusalem and the strategic partnership...
Most Rev. Archbishop Pierbattista Pizzaballa, Apostol, Apostolic Administrator of the Latin Patriarchate of Jerusalem, visited the French capital for on day. Accompanied by Fr. Wissam Al Massadeh, a...
A cooperation agreement was signed this morning, Thursday, 18th January, 2018, between the American University of Madaba and Pioneers Academy for Training and Consulting. The agreement was signed by...
Following is Holy Land Coordination final communique 2018 which was issued at the conclusion of the visit to the Holy Land titled, "Hope for a Better Future": We have come to the Holy Land to meet...
On Monday, January 8, more than 1,000 Iraqi refugees from Amman and surrounding areas gathered in the Tla ‘El Ali Church to listen to the French quartet Psophos Quartet. A concert offered by donors...
Director of the Catholic Center for Studies and Media (CCSM) in Jordan Fr. Rif'at Bader has received a student delegation from the University of Columbia led by Salvatore Vito Borgognone, consultant...
The annual visit of the Holy land Coordination has already started. The delegation of 30 European, North American and South African Bishops are visiting the Christian communities throughout the Holy...
There is always a lot to mediate upon from the Lord Jesus’ words and actions; there are, furthermore, there are many things to learn in order to eventually try to live life according to His will, and...
The Council of European Bishops’ Conferences (CCEE) which gathers 33 European Bishops’ Conferences paid a visit to Gaza on Sunday, January 14. The Council is represented by their Presidents, plus...