Louis Hazboun

Louis Hazboun
Contact information:
Immaculate Conception Parish, Bir Zeit
Telephone:  +970 2 282 0734
Fax:  +970 2 281 0280
Email: [email protected]
14/03/1949: Born in Bethlehem

02/09/1964: Joined the Franciscan Minor Seminary at Emmaus, Qubeibeh

02/09/1967: Joined the Latin Patriarchate Minor Seminary on the recommendation of Mgr. George Bateh

06/06/1975: Ordained Priest by Patriarch Yaacoub Beltritti at the Latin Patriarchate Co-Cathedral in Jerusalem.

08/06/75: Vicar to Fr. Michel Sabbah, Christ the King Parish in Misdar, Amman

01/09/1976: Vicar to Msgr. Yaacoub Kabra, Our Lady of Palestine in Deir Rafat; Catechism Teacher at Lod-Ramleh Government School

08.06.1977: Vicar to Fr. Naoum Karadsheh, Our Lady of Carmel Parish, Jabal Hashimi, Amman

08/1977: Vicar to Fr. Yaacoub Abel Nour, Our Lady of the Annunciation Parish in Beit Jala; Professor at the Seminary; Initiated spiritual service at Caritas Baby Hospital in Bethlehem

27/06/1981: Degree in Sociology, Psychology, and Education from Bethlehem University

1982-1988: Studies in Biblical Theology and Antiquities, Studium Biblicum Franciscanum in Jerusalem

1988-1989: Studies in Biblical Theology and Antiquities at Ecole Biblique Archeologique Francaise, Dominican Fathers in Jerusalem

27/06/1993: Doctorate in Biblical Theology in Rome (Character of  Jeremiah in his Second Confessions, Jeremiah  15:10-21); Historical Approach: critical and psychological); Teacher of Palestinian Tour Guides at Bethlehem University

1994: Parish Priest, Our Lady of the Annunciation in Beit Jala; Professor at the Seminary

18/08/1995: Parish Priest, Visitation in Zababdeh; Teacher of Tour Guides at Bethlehem University

18/08/2001: Parish Priest, St. John the Apostle in Jaffa-Nazareth; Professor, College of Theology, affiliated to Mar Elias University in Ibillin

07/04/2009: Canon of the Holy Sepulchre

15/08/2010: Responsible for the spiritual life at the Latin Patriarchate Seminary

15/08/2011: Parish Priest, Immaculate Conception in Bir Zeit