Al-liqa' Upcoming Events




The Dept. of Religious Studies at Bethlehem University, Sabeel Center for Liberation Theology and Al-Liqa’ Center for Religious and Heritage Studies in the Holy Land

Kindly invite you to attend the presentation of the book titled:

“Peaceful Resistance in Islam and Christianity”


Fr. Dr. Rafiq Khoury


Dr. Barakat Hassan

At 11:30 a.m., Thursday 12 March 2015, at Furno Hall in the Millennium Building, Bethlehem University

Your Presence is a Great Honor to us

All Are Welcome



Al-Liqa’ Center for Religious and Heritage Studies in the Holy Land


 cordially invite you to attend a distinguished cultural evening on the occasion of the launching of a new book titled


“Book of Evidence on Confirming Faith”

 Sophronius Patriarch of Jerusalem

His life, works and Omar’s Covenant

Study and Critical Edition


Dr. Geries S. Khoury

At 5 p.m., Thursday, 5th of March 2015 at the Notre Dame Hotel (LOGOS) Hall


·        Welcoming remarks

·        Rev. Dr. Rafiq Khoury  on the Book of Evidence

·        Mr. ‘Azzam Abu S’oud  on Omar’s Covenant

·        Dr. Geries S. Khoury’s Presentation of the book and its Importance

Moderator: Mrs. Nura Karmi


The Author’s signature and hospitality will follow

All are Welcome



Under the Auspices of the Churches of Shafa ‘Amr

Al-Liqa’ Center
Bethlehem / Jerusalem


Rusul Al-Mustaqbal
Shafa ‘Amr


You are kindly invited to a distinguished cultural evening in which two books published by Al-Liqa’, will be inaugurated

1.     “Christian Presence in the Arab East: Past, Present and Future” by Fr. Dr. Rafiq Khoury

2.     “Book of Evidence on Confirming Faith” Sophronius Patriarch of Jerusalem” by Dr. Geries S. Khoury

Saturday, 28 February 2015, 7 p.m.

In Virgin Mary Hall

Shafa ‘Amr


·        Remarks by Literary personality, Fathi Furani

·        Presentation of the two books

·        Dialogue with the two authors

·        Moderator: Mr. Ziad Shlewet

Following the books presentation, attendees will be hosted for a light hospitality and signatures by authors

All are Welcome

P.S. Parking will be available at the Latin Convent Square