denounces President Trump's decision and asks that peace-loving people around the world raise their voices against any move that would hand over Jerusalem, whether symbolically or effectively, to any one single party, including the State of Israel.
Judging by HCEF
's website, and the record of upcoming and past conference speakers, similar anti-Jewish themes will likely be present at this year's convention.
"Unselfishly, Mr Khoury has made his success, the success of Palestine." said Sir Rateb Rabie, HCEF
The Foundation hosted lunch and work meetings in HCEF
's Bethlehem Museum, which was implemented in partnership and cooperation with the Arab Women's Union in Bethlehem.
Antony Habash, program and development manager in HCEF
said that the essence of the foundation is to restore the existence of Christian Palestinians in Palestine through its different programs.
Ashrawi, who serves on the KTH Advisory Board, congratulated both the HCEF
and the KTH program for their "outstanding work" and commended them for "creating a space for the collective Palestinian experience which is important to all Palestinians and for contributing to the revitalization of the Palestinian collective as a whole."
Sir Rateb met with Mario Nazal, President of the Palestinian Foundation Bethlehem 2000 (FundaciEn Palestina Belen 2000), and Alexis Sfeir, Executive Director, to discuss their longstanding partnership with HCEF
. Both parties reaffirmed their commitment to work together, and Sir Rateb thanked them for their continuous support.
The Holy Land Christian Ecumenical Foundation (HCEF
) formed a monumental partnership with Brigham Young University's (BYU) Department of Anthropology andArchaeologyand Museum Studies Program, strengthening their efforts to advance the work of maintaining collections and exhibits in the Bethlehem Museum in Palestine.
The Holy Land Ecumenical Foundation (HCEF
) is now prepping for the National Conference for the Palestinian youth in the Diaspora, as part of the Know Thy Heritage program that is taking place for the fifth consecutive year now.
Under the patronage of president Mahmoud Abbas, the Holy Land Christian Ecumenical Foundation (HCEF
) has launched its fourth international conference for the Palestinian youth in the Diaspora, aspart of the2015 Know Thy Heritage (KTH) Leadership Program, which creates bonds between the Palestinian youths and their homeland.