The Mar Elias Educational Institutions will be offering a 2-year Higher Diploma in Theology beginning September 2002.
Special for Come and See, April 2, 2002
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March 26, 20023346 readsIn a demonstration of support for peace efforts, Archbishop of Canterbury joined the Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem and pilgrims in the hike down the Mount of Olives and up to the walled Old City
By The Associated Press, March 25, 2002
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February 18, 20023302 readsVatican's representatives said that should the panel give the go-ahead to the mosque, it would prejudice the relations of the entire Jewish people with the Christian world.
Islamic representatives threatened that a decision to halt the construction will prompt severe protests and "they will continue with the construction any way".
Monday, Feb 18, Ori Nir, Haaretz
January 28, 20023491 readsAccording to Rami Levi, Israel's tourism commissioner for North America: "Evangelicals are very supportive of Israel. They see all of Israel -- not just our tourism, but our economy, our national interest -- as a love. It's their spiritual belief that that is the way it has to be. We can always rely on them."
By Mark O'Keefe, Religion News Service, January 26, 2002
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January 19, 20023449 readsThe protestors chanted anti-government slogans and condemned Prime Minister Ariel Sharon, calling him "the enemy of God." for his decision to stop work at the Shihab al-Din mosque, which has been under construction for several weeks at a site very near the Christian Basilica of the Annunciation.
By Jalal Banna and Ori Nir, Ha'aretz Correspondents, Jan 19, 2002
January 17, 20023392 readsThe committee was set up last week and given two weeks to advise the government on its next steps. But after hearing from representatives of the Waqf Islamic religious trust and the Christian churches, Thursday, Sharansky said that the panel would have to hold further discussions before reaching any conclusions.
By Ori Nir, Ha'aretz, Jan 17, 2002
January 14, 20023424 readsMuslim leaders in the city reacted angrily to Sharon's statements, saying: "This is an attempt by Sharon to curry favor with and move closer to the Christian World
U.S. President George W. Bush, however, has expressed satisfaction with last week's to suspend construction of the mosque
Haaretz, By Jalal Bana and Aluf Benn, Jan 14, 2002