Palestine

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,...
An instructor advises a culinary arts student at ETVTC.

Institution Spotlight: Episcopal Technological and Vocational Training Center offers a promising future for West Bank students

July 12, 2019- Posted in Education, Institution Spotlight, Palestine

Even in the bustling West Bank city of Ramallah, opportunities for economic success after finishing secondary school are elusive. For students who have not succeeded in traditional academic programs, the Episcopal Technological and Vocational Training Center (ETVTC) is a godsend. The school’s leaders and staff continue...