Mais: I Will Not Leave My Home

Voices of the Living Stones: Stories from the ELCJHL Before dawn on the morning of Wednesday, July 1, soldiers of the Israeli Occupation entered the Fadaiel home in the al-Tirah neighborhood of Ramallah. Mais Fadaiel, a rising 8th grade student at the Lutheran School of Hope in Ramallah, was at home with her mother, Haneen … [Read more…]

COCOP Statement on the Annexation Plans of the Israeli Government

A Statement from the Partners of the ELCJHL “They have treated the wound of my people carelessly, saying, ‘Peace, Peace,” when there is no peace.” – Jeremiah 6:14 The international partners of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Jordan and the Holy Land (ELCJHL) at their virtual meeting on June 30, 2020, expressed their great concern … [Read more…]

Congratulations to the 2020 Graduates of the Lutheran Schools

(English Follows) تهنئة بالنجاح والتفوق لطلبة الثانوية العامة “انجاز” في المدارس الانجيلية اللوثرية في رام الله وبيت لحم وبيت ساحور وبيت جالا القدس – يتقدم سيادة المطران سني-ابراهيم شارلي عازر، مطران الكنيسة الإنجيلية اللوثرية في الأردن والأراضي المقدسة والمجلس والمجمع الكنسي باحر التهاني والتبريكات الى طلاب وطالبات الثانوية العامة انجاز بفرعيه العلمي والأدبي في جميع المدارس الانجيلية … [Read more…]

A Message from COCOP to Bishop Ibrahim Azar

Dear Bishop Azar, As COCOP partners, we would like to express our appreciation, support and solidarity with you and the leadership of the ELCJHL. You have had to address numerous internal and external challenges this past year including the situation in Jordan, funding of your important ministries with a skeleton staff, dealing with a global … [Read more…]

The Ordination of Rodny Said

A Joyous Occasion! Bishop Sani Ibrahim Azar of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Jordan and the Holy Land cordially invites you to the Ordination Service of Vicar Rodny Samir Rafiq Said. The service will be held on Sunday, June 28th, 2020, at 4:00pm at the Evangelical Lutheran Church of the Redeemer in the Old City … [Read more…]