The Assembly of Catholic Ordinaries of the Holy Land addressed a letter to all the men and woman religious of the Holy Land for the Year of Consecrated Life.

Three photographers from the Local Church covered the Pope’s visit and they have pooled their photographs. Some of these can be viewed in the galleries they composed.

Who can get married to whom in the Catholic Church? These guidelines attempt to give the answers to those who seek to marry in the Church.

Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem Fouad Twal has published a pastoral letter to mark the end of the Year of Faith. The letter was published on the website of the Latin Patriarchate on Monday, November 18, 2013.

At the end of their meeting in Rome, held between September 17 and 20, 2013, the Latin Bishops of the Arab regions published the following declaration:

We publish here the brief address of Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem Fouad Twal at the international conference to honor the memory of Pope John XXIII, held in Jerusalem on April 29, 2013.

The Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem, together with his Auxiliary Bishops and all the priests and faithful of the Diocese of the Holy Land, learning the news of the Pope’s resignation, welcome with much gratitude the courage, moral wisdom and humility of Pope Benedict XVI, who has served with dedication the Church for nearly eight years.

On October 13, 2012, Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem, Fouad Twal, spoke before the Fathers gathered in Synod in Rome on the New Evangelization. We publish here his speech.

The Assembly of Catholic Ordinaries of the Holy Land has published a pastoral letter addressed to all the faithful for the Year of Faith, which begins on October 11,2012.

The Assembly of Catholic Ordinaries again publishes a declaration condemning a new profanation of a Christian religious site by Jewish extremists. This time the focus was the Franciscan monastery on Mount Zion.

A letter signed by tens of rabbis and Jewish scholars was delivered by Rabbi Dr. Alon Goshen Gottstein to the monks of Latroun on Sunday, September 9, 2012. We publish here the text of the letter.

The Assembly of Catholic Ordinaries of the Holy Land published a declaration on Tuesday, September 4, 2012, condemning the burning of the doors of the Latroun monastery and the spraying of anti-Christian graffiti on the walls.

Pope Benedict XVI will visit Lebanon in a month, from 14 to 16 September 2012. Patriarch Fouad Twal expresses his joy and assurance of his prayers for the success of his mission. Here we publish his entire letter.

The Latin Patriarchate of Jerusalem recently published a statistical survey of the number of Christians in the Holy Land.

On December 22, 2009, the Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem, Fouad Twal, published his Christmas message and we publish it here.

Pope Francis suggests to the baptized and to communities, concrete gestures on the occasion of the first World Day of the Poor, established by “Misericordia et Misera” for the 33rd Sunday in Ordinary Time, and which, therefore, will be observed on November 19, 2017.

In preparation for Lent, Pope Francis addressed a letter to all Catholics.

We publish here the traditional message of the Pope on the occasion of the World Day of Peace which falls on January 1, 2017.

The message of Pope Francis for the World Day of Migrants, which will be on January 15, 2017, was published.

Pope Francis issued a Message to mark the World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation on September 1, 2016. Taken from the Extraordinary Jubilee Year and his encyclical letter, Laudato si’, the theme of the Holy Father’ Message is:Show mercy to our common home.