MEETING OF THE M.E.C.C. EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

On the 9th and 10th/22nd and 23rd of January 2015, the Executive Committee of the Middle East Council of Churches (M.E.C.C.) was convened at the Marriott Hotel by the Dead Sea. Leaders or the Representatives of Leaders of the Four Families comprising the M.E.C.C. participate in this Committee, namely: the Eastern Orthodox (Patriarchates of Alexandria, Antioch, ...

FIRE BROKE OUT AT CAPERNAUM MONASTERY

Jerusalem At the dawn of Wednesday the 1st/14th of January 2015, fire broke out in three rooms opposite the Church of the Apostles Peter and Paul in the Monastery of Capernaum. The fire was caused by a short circuit. Because of the fire spread, three rooms, two of which served as candle making workshops, were completely ruined. The ...