Issued by the Catholic Center for Studies and Media - Jordan. Editor-in-chief Fr. Rif'at Bader - موقع أبونا

Jordan August 6 marks the Transfiguration of the Lord… a day to celebrate

By Munir Bayouk/ August 6 marks one of the major events in the message of divine salvation, namely the Transfiguration of the Lord Jesus which is mentioned in detail in the Holy Bible.   The Transfiguration of the Lord is the glorification of the human body of Lord Jesus. On this occasion, His body underwent a change in form, a metamorphosis, so that it shone as brightly as the sun. At the time of the Transfiguration, Lord Jesus' earthly ministry was c ...more

Abouna Opinion
Salt… a city of tolerance

Fr. Dr. Rif'at Bader : In 2015, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization ( ...more

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Holy Land
Jordan Lebanon: A day when the hands of the clock stopped moving
By Munir Bayouk/   In our modern time horrible and incredible events take place that hold one’s breath and confuse one’s mind causing perplexity and confusion. Yet, ...more