In the presence of Mgr William Shomali, General Vicar of the Latin Patriarchate, the General Secretariat of Christian Schools in Palestine held its annual meeting in Terra Sancta School (Bethlehem) on Wednesday, June 22nd, 2022.
The meeting began with an opening prayer by Fr. Issa Musleh, and was followed by a speech of Mgr Shomali, who focused on the three aspects; academics, morality and spirituality. Afterward, Dr. Khaled Nabris presented the strategic plan that is to be adopted in all Latin schools in the near future, and Dr. Diana Da’boul spoke about the importance of identifying difficulties in the schools’ programs.
Many matters of interest to the schools were discussed as well, such as the decisions of the Secretariat Committee, the annual calendar, health insurance and so on.
At the end of the meeting, the principle of the General Secretariat in Palestine (Fr. Yacoub Rafidi, Fr. Ibrahim Faltas, Fr. Issa Mosleh and Dr. Charlie Haddad) presented a plaque of appreciation to Mgr Shomali, who is this year celebrating the golden jubilee of his priestly ordination.