Who are we?

We are the Media Commission, appointed by the Assembly of Catholic Ordinaries of the Holy Land, to prepare for the pilgrimage of Pope Francis to the Holy Land.

The Commission members are:

Father David Neuhaus SJ, Latin Patriarchal Vicar for Hebrew speaking Catholics in Israel and Coordinator of the Pastoral among Migrants (President)

Father Jamal Khader, Rector of the Latin Patriarchate Seminary in Beit Jala

Father Rifa’t Bader, Editor in Chief of Abouna and Director of Catholic Center for Studies and Media in Jordan

Father Gianni Caputa SDB, Vice Rector of the Salesian Theological Institute in Jerusalem

Ms. Marie Armelle Beaulieu, Editor of Terre Sainte

Ms. Myriam Ambroselli, Director of the Media Office at the Latin Patriarchate of Jerusalem

Mr. Cristiano Assunção, Director of the Franciscan Media Center

Mr. Yusef Daher, Executive Secretary of the Jerusalem Inter-Church Center

Mr. Wadie Abu Nassar, Director of the International Center for Consultations, Haifa

Mr. Firas Abedrabbo, Media Office at the Latin Patriarchate of Jerusalem

The members of the Commission can be contacted at: