Ecumenical and interreligious dialogue

KRAKOW – On September 15, 2017, the Veritatis Splendor International Conference was held at the…

AMMAN – On Saturday, September 2, the Bible Society of Jordan organized the first Christian…

BETHLEHEM – On Friday, August 4, 2017, Dr. Ihab Bseiso, the Palestinian Culture Minister, opened…

DEAD SEA – The 6th Annual Canon Law Conference for bishops, judges, lawyers and pastors…

JERUSALEM – A two-day conference was held in Jerusalem on the theme of forgiveness, bringing…

JERUSALEM, July 14 – “Become friends of different religions” was the simple and powerful message…

JERUSALEM – Tuesday, June 13, 2017, the House of Abraham, located in Ras Al Amud,…

  STATEMENT – The Holy See and the State of Israel has released a joint…

 VATICAN/HOLY LAND -Pope Francis has invited faithful to participate in the “Minute for Peace” on Thursday,…

VATICAN – Please find below the message, entitled “Christians and Muslims:Caring for our Common Home”,…

NAZARETH – The Archbishop of Canterbury, Dr. Justin Welby, visited the Holy Land and met…

EGYPT –  After more than two weeks from the bomb attacks that struck the Coptic…

We, the Patriarchs and Heads of Churches in Jerusalem, join together in proclaiming the triumphant…

NAZARETH – Orthodox Christians celebrated the feast of the Annunciation on April 7, the date …

HOLY LAND – After the attacks on two Coptic churches in Cairo and Alexandria during…

COMMUNIQUE – Two successive attacks struck two Cairo churches in full solemn celebration of Palm…

 NAZARETH – Sunday, April 2, 2017, on the occasion of Lent, the Ehoud Women’s Chorale…

CYPRUS – On March 11-13, 2017, Archbishop Pierbattista Pizzaballa, Apostolic Administrator of the Latin Patriarchate…

VATICAN/CAIRO – Since their rapprochement in May 2016, the Vatican and Al-Azhar saw their first interreligious…

NAZARETH – On Saturday, March 11, 2017, an early morning ecumenical meeting was held in…

JERUSALEM – The restoration work in the Basilica of the Holy Sepulcher is completed.  Pilgrims,…

BETHLEHEM – Following up the Joint Catholic and Lutheran Commemoration of the Reformation in Lund,…

  JERUSALEM – From January 21-29, 2017, the Christians of Jerusalem gathered in common prayers,…

  JERUSALEM – As customary  every year, representatives of the Christian Churches in Jerusalem visited …

JERUSALEM – As customary  every year, representatives of the Christian Churches in Jerusalem visited  the…

  JERUSALEM – Please find below the program of the Week of Prayer for Christian…

  STATEMENT – The Bilateral Commission Meeting of the Delegations of the Chief Rabbinate of…

  ALICANTE – An interreligious meeting was held on November 14-16, 2016 in Spain, which…

  AUSCHWITZ – Thirty senior religious leaders of the Holy Land, among them Archbishop Pierbattista…

  JERUSALEM – On Tuesday, November 1, 2016, Archbishop Pierbattista Pizzaballa, Apostolic Administrator of the…

  SWEDEN – Pope Francis and palestinian Bishop Mounib Younan, President of the Lutheran World…

  JERUSALEM – Thanks to the support of the Order of the Holy Sepulchre, the…

  JERUSALEM – The 2016 edition of the summer school of the Elijah Interfaith institute brought together over…

VATICAN – Please find below the message, entitled “Christian and Muslims: Beneficiaries and Instruments of…

JERUSALEM – On the occasion of the conclusion of the month of Ramadan, the Latin…

INVITATION – The 13th edition of the Extraordinary Prayer of all Churches for Reconciliation, Unity…

  COMMUNIQUE – At the start of Ramadan, the Latin Patriarchate of Jerusalem with the…

STATEMENT – Please find below the statement of the Assembly of  the Catholic Ordinaries of…

Press  Statement Condemnation of the arson attack against the Church of Tabgha This morning June…

HOLY LAND – Looking towards the Jewish New Year, the Assembly of Catholic Ordinaries in…

PRESS RELEASE – On Sunday 27 April 2014, Galilee witnessed a new series of anti-Christian…

PRESS RELEASE – Below is the text of the the greetings of the Catholic Ordinaries…

ISRAEL – The Assembly of Catholic Ordinaries of the Holy Land sent greetings for Rosh haShana…

JERUSALEM – Ashkenazi Rabbi David Lau, 47, and Sefardi Rabbi Yithak Yossef were elected on Wednesday,…