Bishops William Crean and Martin Hayes participate in international pastoral visit to Christian community of Jordan.


“Jordan today hosts more displaced people than almost any other country” – Holy Land Coordination


The Holy Land Coordination group’s annual pastoral pilgrimage to the Holy Land took place in Jordan from 14 January to 19 January.  This year’s meeting focused on the Christian community in Jordan and the important role that they play in Jordanian society.  Irish Bishops William Crean of Cloyne and Martin Hayes of Kilmore participated in the visit.  The final communique from the Holy Land Coordination Group in relation to the visit may be accessed from the following link: 

Holy Land Coordination Group 2023 Final Communique