West Bank

Jerusalem Princess Basma Centre offers new ways to support families of disabled children

April 3, 2020- Posted in Diocese of Jerusalem, Disabilities, Jerusalem, Palestine, West Bank

Even in the best of times, travel restrictions make it difficult for mothers and their children to travel to East Jerusalem to participate in the three-week residential Mother Empowerment Program. With the additional restrictions enforced by the Palestinian Authority to stem the spread of coronavirus,...
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,...