Diocese of Jerusalem

Father Jamil Monir Khadir presents Ben Trawick a needlepoint of the Lord’s Prayer made by the ladies of the church at the Church of the Good Shepherd in Rafidia, Palestine.

VA and West Bank churches cultivate long friendship

July 17, 2019- Posted in Diocese of Jerusalem, Healthcare, Palestine, Partners, People, West Bank

A shoutout to our good friends at Grace Presbyterian Church in Springfield, Virginia. They are profiled in this week’s online edition of the PCUSA’s national magazine, Presbyterian Outlook, and also featured in the August print edition. Grace has nurtured a long-time partnership with St. Philip’s Episcopal Church in Nablus,...

AFEDJ out and about

November 15, 2018- Posted in Diocese of Jerusalem, Education, Healthcare, People

AFEDJ Executive Director John Lent and Communications Director Heidi Shott sat down recently with hosts of the Diocese of Connecticut’s podcast, Coffee Hour at the Commons. They talked about the institutions AFEDJ supports, what surprises the region holds for visitors, and how this work informs their...