AOCTS Statements

Righteousness and Peace will embrace each other “Let me hear what God the Lord will…

STATEMENT – On Sunday morning April 21, 2019, terror attacks hit churches and hotels in…

PARIS – On Monday, April 15, 2019, the roof and spire of Notre-Dame Cathedral in…

GALILEE – The Assembly of Catholic Ordinaries of the Holy Land extends its warmest congratulations…

NAZARETH  – The Assembly of Catholic Ordinaries of the Holy Land (AOCTS) met on March…

STATEMENT – An exhibition at the Haifa Museum of Art has angered many, both Christian…

BETHLEHEM – From November 21-24, the directors of the National Confederation of Misericordia of Italy,…

Statement of the Catholic Ordinaries of the Holy Land  on the Nation State Law, passed…

Final Statement of the Assembly of Catholic Ordinaries of the Holy Land 26 September 2018…

The Assembly of Catholic Ordinaries of the Holy Land mourns Cardinal Jean-Louis Tauran, president of the…

STATEMENT – It is of great concern learning that sixty Palestinians were killed on May…

CYPRUS – The Assembly of Catholic Ordinaries of the Holy Land (AOCTS) met on April…

STATEMENT – The Assembly of the Catholic Ordinaries of the Holy Land extends its greetings…

STATEMENT – Please find below the Statement of the Heads of the Catholic Church in…

LETTER – Please find below the letter that the Assembly of Catholic Ordinaries of the…

STATEMENT – The Assembly of Catholic Ordinaries of the Holy Land sent condolences to Pope…

STATEMENT – Please find below the statement released by the Commission for Justice and Peace…

INVITATION – Archbishop José Rodriguez Carballo, Secretary of the Congregation for Institutes of Consecrated Life and…

HAIFA – Friday April 21, 2017 – A Thanksgiving Mass was held on Friday, April…

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

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

INVITATION – On the occasion of the fourth anniversary of the election of Pope Francis, a…

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

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…

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…

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

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

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

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

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

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…

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…