News of Diocese

HOLY LAND – Following the opening of the school year, the media office of the…

BETHLEHEM – The Sixth Congress of Families was held in Bethlehem at the Grand Hotel…

JERUSALEM – On September 10, 2017, the community of the Daughters of Our Lady of…

HOLY LAND – The newly appointed Governor General of the Equestrian Order of the Knights…

HOLY LAND – The Summer 2017 Newsletter of the Grand Magisterium of the Equestrian Order of the Holy…

JORDAN – On August 29, the Church celebrated the martyrdom of Saint John the Baptist,…

LETTER – Please find below the letter that Archbishop Pierbattista Pizzaballa sent to the members…

LETTER – Please find below the letter that Archbishop Pierbattista Pizzaballa sent regarding the resignation…

BETHLEHEM / NAZARETH – On Saturday, August 26,  two Masses were simultaneously celebrated at the…

JORDAN – Within 40 kilometers of Syria near a small Bedouin village in Samra, the…

NAZARETH – Sister Noriko and Luc and Marie-Christine Lagabrielle concluded their missions in Nazareth during…

NAZARETH – On the occasion of the departure of Sr. Noriko, Luc and Marie-Christine Lagabrielle and…

  ISFIYA – On August 15, 2017, the solemnity of the Assumption of the Virgin…

  RENEH – Under the patronage of Bishop Boulos Marcuzzo, the Parish of St. Joseph…

 JORDAN – On August 14, the eve of the Assumption, an evening was dedicated to…

AMMAN – For the first time in 14 years, Our Lady of Peace Center organized…

JERUSALEM – On Tuesday, August 15, 2017, the Solemnity of the Assumption, several Rosary Sisters…

NAZARETH – If all Marian feasts are celebrated in Nazareth with a special solemnity, the…

AMMAN – On August 15, all the parishes in Jordan enthusiastically celebrated ” the Solemnity…

AMMAN – On Tuesday, August 8, Our Lady of Peace Center welcomed Father Patrick Desbois,…

ABU GOSH – On August 6, 2017, the Feast of the Transfiguration, Brother Brice, a…

JERUSALEM – On Monday August 7, 2017, in presence of His Excellency Archbishop Pierbattista Pizzaballa,…

LETTER – Please find below the letter that Fr. George Ayoub has sent as he…

AMMAN – The parishioners of the Church of the Holy Martyrs of Jordan paid tribute…

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

AUSTRALIA – Bishop G.B. Marcuzzo, Patriarchal Vicar in Jerusalem and Palestine, just departed for Australia…

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…

DEIR RAFAT – From Wednesday, July 5 to Friday, July 14, 2017, children, youth and…

JERUSALEM – Daniel, one of the directors of the summer camp that will take place…

Amman – On Saturday, July 15th, the Philippine Cardinal Luis Antonio G. Tagle visited the…

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

From July 3-7, about sixty Latin, Melkite, Maronite, and Syriac Catholic priests gathered for their…

AMMAN – From June 24-27, 2017, young Christian students from all over Jordan gathered at…

JERUSALEM – On Sunday, July 2, 2017, the Investiture took place for four young Frenchmen…

  JERUSALEM – On Thursday, June 29, 2017, Archbishop Pierbattista Pizzaballa, Apostolic Administrator of the…

FUHEIS – On Thursday, June 22, two new priests were ordained in the parish church…

 AMMAN – On Tuesday, June 20, Our Lady of the Visitation parish organized the grand…

INVITATION – On Wednesday, June 28, 2017, and on the occasion of the Feast of…

FUHEIS – Last May, parishioners of Our Lady of Grace in Fuheis inaugurated their newly…

ANJARA – On Friday, June 16, 2017, more than 2,000 people gathered at the Shrine…

Palestine – On Saturday, June 17, 2017, Fr. Salem Lolas celebrated his first Mass at…

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

JERUSALEM – The Latin Church on the Thursday after Holy Trinity Sunday, solemnly celebrates the …

JERUSALEM – Please find below the new nominations/appointments in the Latin Patriarchate effective August 15,…

GALILEE – On Saturday, June 10, 2017, the Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity, Archbishop…

JERUSALEM – On Sunday, June 11, 2017, eighteen seminarians, Salesians and Missionaries of Africa, were…

INVITATION – His Excellency Archbishop Pierbattista Pizzaballa, Apostolic Administrator of the Latin Patriarchate, will celebrate…

HOLY LAND – In recent weeks, many schools in the Holy Land have had the…

MADABA – On Tuesday, June 6, 2017, the children of the CE2 class at the…