Bernard Poggi

Bernard Poggi
Contact information:

Tel: +970 2 274 2612 / 277 77 44/5/6
Fax: +970 2 274 2885
Email: [email protected]

  • 29/12/1980: Born in San Mateo, California, USA
  • 07/2003: BA in Biology, University of San Francisco
  • 20/08/2010: Joined the Latin Patriarchate Major Seminary
  • 08/12/2013: Ordained Deacon at Our Lady of the Annunciation Parish in Beit Jala by Bishop William Shomali
  • 13/07/2014: Ordained Priest at St. Anne Church in San Francisco by Patriarch Fouad Twal
  • 13/07/2014: Vicar to Fr. Labib Kobti, St. Thomas More Parish in San Francisco
  • 01/10/2014: Appointed Administrator of the Parish of St. Thomas More and Parish Priest for the Arab Catholic Community in Northern California
  • 08/2015: Started his Masters’ studies in the USA
  • 2016: Parish Priest for the Arab Catholic Community in Northern California
  • 09/2018: Masters degree in Dogmatic Theology from the USA
  • 10/2018: Appointed in the Latin Patriarchal Seminary of Beit Jala
  • 31/3/2021: Liaison of the Latin Patriarchate to the Mission in the Diaspora
  • 15/08/2021: Rector of the Latin Patriarchal Seminary of Beit Jala