Opening of the Christmas season in Aboud

Opening of the Christmas season in Aboud

Opening of the Christmas season in Aboud
By: LPJ Media Office Published: 02/12/2022

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Yesterday, on December 1st, 2022, to the sound of the scouts’ melodies, the Latin Patriarchate parish in Aboud announced the start of the Christmas celebrations by lighting the town’s Christmas tree and opening the Christmas bazaar in the presence of His Beatitude Pierbattista Pizzaballa, Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem, and Mgr Giacinto-Boulos Marcuzzo, bishop emeritus of the Latin Patriarchate of Jerusalem. Fr. Rimon Haddad, the parish priest of Aboud, and the deacon Basel Baransi, along with the sisters that are currently serving in Aboud attended the celebrations, which also included several other activities presented by the children of the parish.

During the visit, His Beatitude also met the new pastoral council that was appointed at his request in the decree he issued to all the parishes of the Latin Patriarchate this year.