Welcome Addresses by Amman’s Authorities

Catherine V. McGrath

 

Abstract: I am writing about the Conference held 24-27 October, 2013 in Amman, Jordan, conducted by the World Union of Catholic Women’s Organisations, (WUCWO) in collaboration with the Latin Patriarchate of Jerusalem and the International Forum of Catholic Action (IFCA). The theme was “Women Believers at the Service of Life, Dignity and the Common Good”, with the focus on addresses given by two religious leaders from that particular part of the world, namely H E Mgr Giorgio Lingua, Apostolic Nuncio in Iraq and Jordan and H B Mgr Fouad Twal, Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem...