News of Diocese

JERUSALEM – On Friday, April 1, 2017, the Apostolic Nuncio in Israel and Cyprus and…

JERUSALEM – On Wednesday, April 19, 2017, Israeli President Reuven Rivlin visited the Latin Patriarchate…

JERUSALEM – On Tuesday, April 18, 2017, the Archbishop Pierbattista Pizzaballa, Apostolic Administrator of the…

JERUSALEM- On Monday, April 17, 2017, the day after the Resurrection, some sixty people walked…

We, the Patriarchs and Heads of Churches in Jerusalem, join together in proclaiming the triumphant…

JERUSALEM – This Friday, April 14, 2017, the Church relives the trial, crucifixion and burial…

GALILEE – Traditionally, in rural areas, especially in Galilee, every Saturday before Palm Sunday, groups…

JORDAN – Please find below the newsletter of Our Lady of Peace Center in Amman,…

JERUSALEM – On Wednesday, April 12, 2017, Fr. Francesco Patton, ofm, Custos of the Holy…

NAZARETH – On Monday, April 10, 2017, after the celebration of the liturgy of Holy…

NAZARETH – Orthodox Christians celebrated the feast of the Annunciation on April 7, the date …

April 9, 2017 Palm Sunday – Short Address at the end of the afternoon procession…

HOLY LAND – After the attacks on two Coptic churches in Cairo and Alexandria during…

JERUSALEM – On Sunday, April 9, 2017, thousands of faithful attended the traditional Palm Sunday…

AMMAN – The community of the Brothers of the Christian Schools, established in Amman in…

AMMAN – On Thursday, April 6, 2017, the Choir of the Sacred Heart of Jesus…

NAZARETH – On Friday, April 7, 2017, the Bible Contest for adults, of the Annunciation…

 NAZARETH – Sunday, April 2, 2017, on the occasion of Lent, the Ehoud Women’s Chorale…

TAYBEH – On April 1-2, 2017, Palestinian Scouts of Taybeh welcomed a troop of the…

JERUSALEM – Please find below the program of the Holy Week in Jerusalem 2017.

JERUSALEM – The priests of the Saint James Vicariate for Hebrew speaking Catholics in Israel…

GALILEE – On March 28, 2017, in the Auditorium of Domus Galileaeae, His Excellency Archbishop…

NAZARETH – On Friday, March 31, 2017, took place the third round of the Bible…

AMMAN- Since November 2016, the Latin Patriarchate of Jerusalem has undertaken work in the parish…

NAZARETH – On Friday, March 24, 2017, took place the second round of the Bible…

NAZARETH – On Friday and Saturday, March 24-25, 2017, the city of Nazareth celebrated the…

TIBERIAS – On March 25, 2017, the feast of the Annunciation, the Emmanuel Community celebrated…

JERUSALEM – On March 26, 2017, in Abu Dis, Little Sister Christine of the Little…

AMMAN – On Saturday, March 18, 2017, Our Lady of Peace Center honored the mothers…

HOLY SEPULCHER – On Wednesday, March 22, 2017, the Churches of Jerusalem gathered in the…

SHEFAAMER – On Saturday, March 18, 2017, the Latin parish of Shefaamer gathered to celebrate…

NAZARETH – On Friday, March 17, 2017, the celebrated Bible contest of Nazareth for adults…

JERUSALEM – On the occasion of its 50th anniversary, the Catholic Delegation for Cooperation assembled on…

HOLY LAND / HOLY-SEE – In a short release published on Saturday, March 18, 2017,…

JERUSALEM – On Thursday, March 16, 2017, the Consul General of France in Jerusalem, Pierre…

BETHLEHEM – On March 14 -15, 2017, the Assembly of Catholic Ordinaries of the Holy…

CYPRUS – On March 11-13, 2017, Archbishop Pierbattista Pizzaballa, Apostolic Administrator of the Latin Patriarchate…

NAZARETH – On Sunday, March 12, 2017, Cardinal Stanislaw Dziwisz, Archbishop Emeritus of Cracow, accompanied…

JERUSALEM – On Saturday, March 11, 2017, as a tradition during Lent, the Apostolic Administrator…

NAZARETH – On Saturday, March 11, 2017, an early morning ecumenical meeting was held in…

NAZARETH – On Sunday, March 12, 2017, the faithful of the area assembled and following…

RAMEH – On Friday 10 March 2017, in the context of Lent, an important meeting…

AMMAN– On Thursday, March 9, 2017,  A delegation from the Italian Embassy and the Italian Development Agency…

BETHLEHEM – From Sunday to Tuesday evening, March 5-7, 2017, the priests of the Latin…

JORDAN – Her Royal Highness Princess Basma Bint Talal, chairperson of the Jordan  Boy and…

AMMAN – Within the framework of a series of lectures for Lent, Latin Patriarchal Vicar for Jordan…

JERUSALEM – The restoration work in the Basilica of the Holy Sepulcher is completed.  Pilgrims,…

JERUSALEM –  On March 3, 2017, the first Friday of Lent, the faithful of the…

Letter to the Diocese “We have this treasure in earthen vessels” (2 Corinthians 4:7) Dear…

NAZARETH – On Saturday and Sunday, February 24 – 25, 2017, almost a hundred children…