LWF President Munib Younan Meets with Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby

Archbishop Justin Welby and LWF President Bishop Munib Younan
LWF President Younan (right) receives Archbishop of Canterbury Welby in Jerusalem. (© Danae Hudson/ELCJHL)

(LWI) Bishop Dr Munib A. Younan of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Jordan and the Holy Land (ELCJHL) welcomed the Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby to Jerusalem during the Archbishop’s visit to the Holy Land, 26-29 June.

This was Welby’s first official visit to the region since his installation earlier this year as the Primate of All England and spiritual leader of the worldwide Anglican Communion.
“The Archbishop and I discussed at great length our commitment to justice, peace and security for both Palestine and Israel, and the necessity of a two-state solution along 1967 borders,” said Younan of their 28 June meeting at the Evangelical Lutheran Church of the Redeemer in Jerusalem.

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