H.E. Salim Sayegh

H.E. Salim Sayegh
Contact information:

Our Lady of Peace Centre P.O.B. 851379 11185 Amman – Jordan
Tel : (+962) (0)64291991

  • 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: Presents his resignation to Pope Benedict XVI

Publications:

  • 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.
  • 2006: Jordan.
  • 2016: The amore stupendo. Gesù eucaristia.
  • 2017: Our Lady Peace Center, Church and mission.