Holy Lands

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...
Latin Patriarchal Vicar for Jordan Bishop William Shomali pointed out, on Monday, October 9, that sister Benoit Qandah passed away and moved to the Heavenly Homes on the Feast of Our Lady of the...
The Custody of the Holy Land (Franciscan) in Jordan, has celebrated the feast of its founder St. Francis of Assisi, by celebrating Mass at the Church of Terra Sancta College, which was presided by...
They waited with trepidation and prepared themselves with a triduum of prayer and reflection. Every year, the solemnity of St. Francis is a reason for great joy for the Franciscans of the Custody of...
The Conference of the International Secretariat of Christian Youth opened its sessions on Saturday, October 7, at Terra Sancta College in Amman. It is organized by the General Secretariat of the...
The Rosary Sisters in Jordan marked the Feast of Our Lady of the Rosary by celebrating Mass at the Rosary Sisters College in Shmeisani on Friday, October 6, which was presided by Fr. Shawqi Baterian...
Latin Patriarchal Emeritus Vicar for Jordan Bishop Salim Sayegh has launched a new book titled, "Our Lady of Peace Center: A Message and a Church". The book discusses the mission of the center he...
The Conference of the International Secretariat of Christian Students opened in Amman on Friday, October 6, by celebrating Mass presided by Patriarch Fouad Twal at the Church of the Good Shepherd....
How can we make our Catholic schools an active part in delivering the message of the Church? A question that is raised by many of us who work in the education sector. We must first realize that the...
Caritas Jordan donated aid to 200 Iraqi and Jordanian families at the Syrian Orthodox Church in Sweifieh/ Amman on Thursday, October 5. Caritas Director Wael Suleiman stressed Caritas' commitment to...
Under the patronage of Minister of the Environment Dr. Yassin Khayyat and with the participation of French Ambassador in Jordan Mr. David Bertolotti, the Catholic Center for Studies and Media is...
On June 14, 2017, H.E. Archbishop Pierbattista Pizzaballa appointed Mr. Sami El-Yousef as the first lay person to assume the position of Chief Executive Officer of the Latin Patriarchate. During an...
Latin Patriarchal Vicar for Jordan Bishop William Shomali inaugurated on Saturday, September 30, the new house for boys "Mary Mother of Hope" and the Parish Hall at Our Lady of the Mount Church in...
Bishop Maroun Lahham launched on Friday, September 29, his new Arabic-language book titled, "The History of the Latin Parishioners in Taybeh” which is part of a series of books dealing with the...
The social media sites have recently been noticed to include photos which people post of themselves or of their beloved ones. These “smart” tools have been used to expose human faces, with tall ears...
As the statements calling for justice in Cremisan Valley fail to work, churches urged the international community at the 36th Session of UN Human Rights Council for action regarding the occupied...
Mgr Giacinto-Boulos Marcuzzo has stressed the importance of education to ensure the future of new generations. The Church is a sign of "unity" in a context "marked by divisions" and a bridge in...
Interreligious dialogue must be followed by action and inspire working together to shape a culture of peace and harmony, said officials during the seminar “Prophet Moses In Judaism, Christianity,...
Crown Prince Hussein bin Abdullah mounted the podium of the world’s biggest stage to address the UN General Assembly, speaking not only on behalf of his “beloved Jordan” and as representative of His...