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American Consul General in Jerusalem Michael Ratney visited the Cremisan Valley in Beit Jala on Friday,January 2, accompanied by representatives from the Society of St Yves, the Catholic Centre for...
Latin Patriarch of the Holy Land and Jordan Fouad Twal, along with local church leaders, on Saturday January 3, visited the father of captured Jordanian pilot Lt. Muath Kasasbeh in Karak’s Aai...
For years now, the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan has been a haven for refugees from Iraq. However, a critical limit is in view as the country is also forced to accommodate a huge, and growing, influx...
Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem Fouad Twal, accompanied by heads of Churches in Jordan and a number of priests, paid a visit to the Kasasbeh tribe in Karak Governorate on Saturday January 3, 2015, to...
Following is the homily of Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem Fouad Twal at the funeral Mass of Fr. Ibrahim Hijazin, who passed away on December 31, 2014. The Mass was held at the Lady of Peace Church in...
In Jordan, a Christian population already drained by emigration is struggling to support a swarm of incoming refugees, both Christian and Muslim, from Syria and Iraq. Father Rifat Bader, a pastor in...
On the first day of the new year 2015, the Catholic Center for Studies and Media (CCSM) in Jordan is pleased to review the message of His Holiness Pope Francis marking the 48th World Day of Peace...
The Latin Patriarchate in Palestine and Jerusalem has announced with sorrow the untimely passing away of Fr. Ibrahim Hijazin, parish priest of the Sacred Heart Church in Tal’ Al-Ali, Amman, at the...
Following is the text of Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem Fouad Twal’s homily for the World Day of Peace and the Solemnity of Mary Mother of God on January 1, 2015 at the Co-Cathedral of the Latin...
Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem Fouad Twal on Sunday, December 28, celebrated festive Mass marking Feast of the Holy Family at the Latin Church of the Holy Family in Ramallah in the presence of parish...
Director of the Catholic Center for Studies and Media (CCSM) Fr. Rif'at Bader announced on Saturday, December 27, that all the Kingdom churches will hold prayers on Sunday, December 28, dedicated for...
Bethlehem has always loomed large in our imagination. For generations, the feelings evoked by this town have been captured in multiple art forms, serving to inspire both believers and non-believers...
The news of the capture of Jordanian pilot Muath Kasasbeh by the Islamic State (IS) group in Syria cast a pall on Christmas celebrations in Jordan, according to local religious leaders. The Royal...
Achieving peace in the region depends on fulfilling cultural rights, including human rights — a cultural meeting between citizens on mutual ground that continues without discrimination, HRH Prince...
His Majesty King Abdullah II on Wednesday December 24 conveyed Christmas good wishes to Christians in Jordan while patronizing, in the presence of Crown Prince Hussein Ibn Abdullah II, the...
Prime Minister Dr. Abdullah Nsour visited the Latin Diocese in Amman on Thursday, December 25, and conveyed Christmas good wishes to Christians in Jordan. He was accompanied by the minister of water...
His Royal Highness Prince El Hassan Ibn Talal, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Royal Institute of Inter-Faith Studies, on Saturday, December 27, visited the Roman Catholic Diocese in Amman....
Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem Fouad Twal presided over the mid-night Christmas Mass on December 24 at the Church of Nativity in Bethlehem.It was attended by Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, Prime...
Several thousand Christian pilgrims on Wednesday flocked to the biblical town of Bethlehem for Christmas Eve celebrations at the traditional birthplace of Jesus, lifting spirits after a year of...
Minister of Tourism and Antiquities Dr. Nidal Qatamin patronized the lighting-up of the Christmas tree at a ceremony held at the Baptism Site on Tuesday December 23. In his address, Qatamin said: "...