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June 20 is Jerusalem Sunday

June 8, 2021- Posted in Diocese of Jerusalem, Supporters

Remember our brothers and sisters in the Holy Land Linked below are prayers that can be shared with church members and personal, pilgrim stories from AFEDJ trustees and Diocese of Jerusalem leaders that can be used by preachers in their sermons on June 20. You...

AFEDJ welcomes three new trustees

June 1, 2021- Posted in AFEDJ, People

Since its beginnings in 1988, American Friends of the Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem (AFEDJ) has been blessed with trustees who generously share their talents, expertise, and passion for the Diocese of Jerusalem-owned schools, hospitals, and centers for children with disabilities across the West Bank, Gaza,...

Update on Ahli Hospital and Gaza

May 23, 2021- Posted in Gaza, Healthcare

Dear Friends, Thank you for opening your hearts to those suffering in Gaza and Israel. Your financial support over the past eight days has been extraordinary. Thanks to you, the doors of Ahli Arab Hospital remain open to treat those injured by the horrific bombing.While...

Gaza needs our prayers and support

May 14, 2021- Posted in Gaza, Healthcare, Palestine

“There’s no sleeping in Gaza.” – Suhaila Tarazi, director of Ahli Arab Hospital Click here for A Litany for the Restoration of Peace in the Holy Land Dear Friends, The disaster happening in Palestine and Israel is heartbreaking and tragic. Violence between Jews and Arabs...
Suhaila Tarazi, director of Ahli Arab Hospital, Gaza City

A litany for the restoration of peace

May 14, 2021- Posted in Gaza, Palestine

Click here for a pdf of the litany A Litany for the Restoration of Peace the Holy Land God of peace, we pray for the people of Palestine and Israel in these perilous and dangerous times. For all who are fearful for the safety of...