HIS BEATITUDE ADDRESS OF WELCOME TO THE INTER-PARLIAMENTARY ASSEMBLY ON ORTHODOXY IN AMMAN, JORDAN

Christian Communities in the Holy Land: Presence, Rights, Fears and Hopes H.B. Theophilos III Patriarch of Jerusalem 15 November 2011 Mr. Abdul Karim Dughmi, Speaker of the Chamber of Deputies, Mr. Sergei Popov, President of the Inter-Parliamentary Assembly, Your Eminences, Dear Fathers, Distinguished Members, Ladies and Gentlemen, How very good and pleasant it is when kindred live together in unity! (Ps 132). It is great honor for ...

King renews support for Christians in Mideast

Amman Time 25/8/2011 AMMAN (JT) - His Majesty King Abdullah on Wednesday underlined Jordan’s commitment to protecting the Christian presence in the Palestinian territories and the Middle East in general. During a meeting with heads of Orthodox churches in the Middle East, King Abdullah said the Kingdom is considered a “distinguished” model for coexistence between Muslims and Christians, ...