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May 26, 2016
26th May 2016 The Archbishop welcomed The Right Reverend Andrew Dietsche, Bishop of New York, and pilgrims from the Diocese of New York.
May 26, 2016
26th May 2016 The Archbishop met with Sharon Regev, Director, Department for World Religions, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Israel.
May 25, 2016
On 25th May 2016, Archbishop Suheil visited The Jofeh Community Rehabilitation Centre, Jordan Valley. Here he met with staff, including the manager, Yousef Rizik , and children. The Centre provides services for people with sensory, physical and intellectual impairments and works towards their fuller integration and participation into their local communities. The Archbishop met one child who had just been fitted with prosthetic limbs. He was also presented with a stole woven by the women who meet at the centre.
May 24, 2016
On 24th May 2016, the Archbishop attended the graduation ceremony at Saviour Arab Evangelical Episcopal School, Zarka, along with the Reverend Dr Khalid Freij, Mr Ibrahim Faltas, and Mrs. Duaa Bisharat (the school director). The school provides education for underprivileged children, including those who are blind.
May 23, 2016
On May 23rd 2016, Archbishop Suheil Dawani visited St.Luke’s Hospital in Nablus. While he was there the Archbishop met the staff of the hospital and 30 journalists from Asdaa’ Press. The Journalists were attending a conference about the work of he hospital.
May 23, 2016
Archbishop Suheil Dawani attended the graduation ceremony at the Christian National Kindergarten, Nablus.
May 19, 2016
Students are from Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles California with The Most Reverend Archbishop Suheil, Anglican Archbishop in Jerusalem during their visit to St George’s Cathedral. The students were on a study tour entitled “Literature and Faith in the Holy Land: A Study Tour in Israel.” The Trip was led by Dr. Holli Levitsky together with Father Alexie Smith and Rabbi Mark Diamond.
May 15, 2016
This Sunday, 15th May, the Archbishop celebrated the Feast of Pentecost at St. George’s cathedral, which was overflowing with many pilgrims from across the world, as well as the Congregations from Palestine and Israel. This follows the annual tradition of the in-gathering of Clergy and Parishioners from across the Land of the Holy One at the commemoration of the ‘birthday of the church’ in Jerusalem, the city where the first Pentecost took place. It was a day of celebration, with two choirs, one English and one Arabic speaking, and a meal for the whole congregation was held at St. George’s School afterwards, where songs of worship and praise were sung during lunch.
May 14, 2016
Archbishop Suheil Dawani attended graduations at the Arab Evangelical Episcopal School and the Episcopal Technological and Vocational Training Center. The ceremony was held at the Ramallah Cultural Palace in the presence of a large gathering of students, relatives and their friends.
May 4, 2016
4th May 2016 The Archbishop accompanied by Dean Hosam and Canon David Longe paid their respects to Patriarch Nourhan Manougian, the Armenian Patriarch at Easter Greetings
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