H.E. Salim Sayegh
Auxiliary Bishop and Patriarchal Vicar Emeritus for Jordan
April 15, 1935: Born in Rumaimin, Jordan
June 28, 1959: Ordained a priest
1959-1962: Vicar in Madaba
1962-1964: Doctorate in the Status Quo from Rome
1976: Appointed Rector of Beit Jala Seminary
November 26, 1981: Appointed titular bishop of Acque di Proconsolare
January 6, 1982: Episcopal Consecration in Rome by His Holiness Pope John Paul II, appointed Patriarchal Vicar for Jordan.
April 2011: Bishop Sayegh presents his resignation to Pope Benedict XVI
Monsignor Salim Sayegh has published several books:
1971: The Status Quo of the Holy Places. Legal nature and international scope.
1993: The Gulf Crisis: From Prohibition to the Authorization of the use of force.
1996: Understanding Europe: the IGC, the national perceptions of the European Union.
2000: Biblical Jordan.
2000: Christian Antiquities in Jordan.
2003: Giordania. Guida del Pellegrino.
2016: The amore stupendo. Gesù eucaristia.
2017: Our Lady Peace Center, Church and mission.
Our Lady of Peace Centre
11185 Amman – Jordan
Tel : (+962) (0)64291991