Press Releases

The Assembly of Catholic Ordinaries in the Holy Land sent its condolences to Pope Tawadros…

COMMUNIQUE – Two successive attacks struck two Cairo churches in full solemn celebration of Palm…

PRESS RELEASE – The Knesset passed a new law on Monday night, February 6, 2017,…

Chancellery of Latin Patriarchate

To the Bishops and priests, the men and women religious, and to all the faithful…

STATEMENT – A bomb attack claimed the lives of at least 25 Coptic Christians gathered for…

Statement on the ongoing fires in Israel and West Bank We have been following, and…

RELEASE – The Catholic Ordinaries had their bi-annual meeting in Haifa on October 11 and…

RELEASE – On Wednesday, September 28, 2016, the Assembly of Catholic Ordinaries of the Holy…

STATEMENT – The Apostolic Administrator of the Latin Patriarchate of Jerusalem, His Excellency Archbishop-elect Pierbattista…

STATEMENT – On Tuesday July 26, 2016, two attackers took hostage five people in a Church…

STATEMENT – On the occasion of the conclusion of the month of Ramadan, the Latin Patriarchate…

His Holiness Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of His Beatitude Patriarch Fouad Twal, having…

STATEMENT His Holiness Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of His Beatitude Patriarch Fouad Twal,…

STATEMENT – On Monday, June 6, 2016, General Consul of Italy in Jerusalem Mr. David La…

STATEMENT – At the start of Ramadan, the Latin Patriarchate of Jerusalem with the clergy…

STATEMENT –  Leaders from churches in the Holy Land, among them Latin Patriarch Fouad Twal, met…

JORDAN – Karak terror assault on Sunday December, 18, 2016, carried by a Jordanian internal…

STATEMENT – Please find below the statement by the Commision Justice and Peace.

Statement The Assembly of Catholic Ordinaries of the Holy Land (ACOHL) held its semi-annual plenary…

STATEMENT – The Assembly of the Catholic Ordinaries mourns the passing of Dr. Jeries Saed…

STATEMENT – Please find below the statement that was published by the Society of St. Yves regarding the…

STATEMENT – On Sunday January 17, 2016, the Dormition Abbey on Mount Zion was the target…

ISRAEL– The Assembly of Catholic Ordinaries of the Holy Land (ACOHL) condemns in the strongest…

INVITATION – The Jubilee Year of Mercy will officially start on December 8, 2015 in…

STATEMENT – Please find below the statement of the Assembly of  the Catholic Ordinaries of…

STATEMENT – His Beatitude Fouad Twal, Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem and the Assembly of Catholic…

INVITATION – Please find below all the information regarding the opening of the Holy Doors of the main…

STATEMENT – The Bishops of the Catholic Churches in the Holy Land met on November 3-4, 2015 at…

HOLY LAND  –  The Council of European Bishops’ Conferences (CCEE) will hold its Annual Plenary…

STATEMENT – This Friday, August 7, at 10 am, the Assembly of Catholic Ordinaries of the…

Press  Statement Condemnation of the arson attack against the Church of Tabgha This morning June…

INVITATION The Italian Bishops Conference in the spirit of communion,  shares with the Churches of…

PRESS RELEASE – Below is the text of the the greetings of the Catholic Ordinaries…

STATEMENT – The heads of the Catholic churches in the Holy Land met on March 10…

PRESS RELEASE – On March 17, 2015 national elections will be held in Israel. The Justice…

JERUSALEM – We are pleased to invite you to the Christmas Press Conference hosted by  His Beatitude…

HOLY LAND – Looking towards the Jewish New Year, the Assembly of Catholic Ordinaries in…

Bethlehem, September 16 and 17, 2014. The Heads of Catholic Churches in the Holy Land…

PRESS RELEASE – On September 16, 2014 the Justice and Peace Commission of the Assembly…

STATEMENT – Please find below a communique from the Justice and Peace Commission. Justice and…

PRESS RELEASE – On Sunday 27 April 2014, Galilee witnessed a new series of anti-Christian…

PRESS RELEASE – Below is the text of the the greetings of the Catholic Ordinaries…

COMMUNIQUE – 2 April 2014, the Catholic Ordinaries in the Holy Land and the Justice…

HOLY LAND – March 2014. The Assembly of the Catholic Ordinaries has approved a document…

COMMUNIQUE – Following their two day meeting in Tiberias, the Catholic Ordinaries published the following…

PRESS RELEASE – The Assembly of Catholic Ordinaries of the Holy Land has published yesterday 20th…

February 14, 2013 We publish the letter of the Assembly Catholic Ordinaries of the Holy…

COMMUNIQUE – The Heads of Catholic Churches in the Holy Land, on Sunday afternoon warmly…

JERUSALEM – The Assembly of Catholic Ordinaries of the Holy Land wishes you a Merry Christmas. The joy…