Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem

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December 2, 2011

[Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem] And so we begin our Christmas celebration, with the glorious news of the birth of a baby and the hope that this holds for the world.

In all things we are told to give ‘thanks to God’ and in all we do ‘give the Glory to God’. With this in mind we look back...

July 20, 2011

"We cannot wait for politicians to sort things out, we have got to make a difference ourselves," the Archbishop of Canterbury, Rowan Williams, told reporters at the conclusion of a two-day conference at Lambeth Palace on "Christians in the Holy Land," which he jointly hosted with Archbishop...

March 15, 2010

"Friends in holy places," ENS Weekly bulletin inserts for Palm Sunday, March 28, describe the work of the Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem and its relationship with the American Friends of the Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem as together they serve the minority Christian population in the Holy Land...

February 21, 2010

Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams and Anglican Bishop in Jerusalem Suheil Dawani were received by His Majesty King Abdullah II of Jordan at the culmination of the archbishop's two-day visit to the Kingdom Feb. 19-21.

"During their 30-minute audience, discussion ranged across a...

February 19, 2010

Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams will embark on a four-day visit to Jordan, Israel and Palestine from Feb. 19-23. Williams will meet with Christians in the Holy Land, including Anglicans in the Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem, and will be accompanied throughout by Anglican Bishop in...

June 3, 2009

The Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem is undertaking a training program in neurosurgery made possible by a US$250,000 grant from the TATWEER Association, a non-governmental development center based in Ramallah, with funding coming from the World Bank.

Under the direction of Anglican Bishop...

January 20, 2009

The Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem issued an update January 20, two days after a temporary cease-fire agreement between Israel and Hamas ended a 22-day military operation in Gaza that left more than 1,200 dead and thousands injured. The Al Ahli Arab Hospital in Gaza City continues to bring hope...

January 14, 2009

As the embattled residents of Gaza struggle for survival 18 days into a bloody Israeli military operation, the Al Ahli Arab Hospital in Gaza City continues to bring some semblance of hope to the local Palestinian community through its commitment to providing critical healthcare services to...

December 2, 2008

Anglican Bishop in Jerusalem Suheil Dawani has issued the following Christmas message for 2008. In Bethlehem, just a few miles from where I write this message, a new life that began 2000 years ago continues to inspire the world to hope, promise, and new beginnings. It was a life of humility and...

December 1, 2006

In response to an emergency appeal, the American Friends of the Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem sent $100,000 during the past five months to support the work of the Ahli Arab Hospital in Gaza.

“The hospital was in dire need,” said the Rev. Charles Cloughen Jr. of Towson, Md., the...

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