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Marking Christmas celebrations, Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem left for the Gaza Strip on Sunday, December 21. He was accompanied by Director of Jerusalem Caritas Fr. Raed Abu Sahlieh, Fr. Imad Twal,...
From Palestine, the Holy Land, we extend our warmest greetings to peoples around the world while we celebrate the occasion of the birth of the prince of peace, Jesus, peace be upon him. “They say ‘...
For the third consecutive year, the Christmas tree was lit up at the New Gate, in the Old City of Jerusalem, on Friday December 19 in a ceremony attended by Greek Orthodox Patriarch of Jerusalem...
The General Secretariat of the Catholic Schools in Jordan celebrated Christmas and marked the advent of the new year in a meeting at Terra Sancta College in Jabal Luweibdeh on Friday, December 19....
The United Nations has launched an appeal to raise $8.4 billion for the coming year, to help nearly 18 million people affected by the war in Syria. On Thursday,December 18, the UN high commissioner...
“I think that people all over the world… need to be really aware of what is happening to the Iraqi and Syrian refugees and to listen to their stories,” says Dana Shahin, communications officer at...
On behalf of Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem Fouad Twal, Bishop William Shomali, Latin Patriarchal vicar for Jerusalem, read out Christmas message during a press conference held at the Christian...
"There are now more than 7,000 Iraqi Christians who have fled from Mosul and Nineveh Plain and have found refuge in Jordan. The resources available for their assistance will end within two months."...
On behalf of Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem Fouad Twal, Bishop William Shomali, Latin Patriarchal vicar for Jerusalem, read out Christmas message during a press conference held at the Christian...
US newspaper "Wall Street Journal" has classified the Bethlehem Christmas tree as one of the most beautiful Christmas trees in the world. The Bethlehem Christmas tree was decorated this year with the...
Her Majesty Queen Rania wrote an article titled "Innocent Victims of Extremism: Children and Islam", which was posted on Wednesday, December 17, on the Huffington Post website. Following is the...
In January 1971, editor-in chief of the "Voice of the Holy Land" magazine (1967-2002) Fr. Raouf Najjar, conducted an interview with then-Prime Minister Wasfi Tal which unveiled his patriotism and his...
More than 650 Christians of Mosul, taking refuge in Jordan, participated on Friday December 12 in an evening of prayers and hymn singing with the participation of hymn singer Fares Abbasi and...
Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem Fouad Twal has said that Christmas carols this year are contradictory to the current situation prevailing in the world, since the joy nowadays is void of its meaning, and...
On her recent visit to Jordan to see how Caritas is responding to the growing influx of Syrian, and most recently, of Iraqi refugees, Vatican Radio’s Tracey McClure met a group of Christians who fled...
A Christmas press conference hosted by Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem His Beatitude Fouad Twal will be held on December 18, 2014. The press conference will take place at the new Christian Media Center...
The Assembly of Catholic Ordinaries of the Holy Land appealed to the international community to take action to prevent Israel from extending its Israeli West Bank barrier into the largely Christian...
Vatican Radio has sent its journalist Tracey McClure on assignment in Jordan to investigate the Catholic charity, Caritas' work, among tens of thousands of Syrian and Iraqi refugees. Following is...
Two of the religious of the Holy Land and a French religious will soon be canonized. During an audience granted to Cardinal Angelo Amato, prefect of the Congregation for the Causes of Saints,...
Jordan’s Prince El Hassan bin Talal has praised progress in interfaith dialogue following last week’s Third Catholic-Muslim Summit. The summit, organized by the Pontifical Council for Interreligious...