The Magazine of The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America


Bishop Michel Sabbah

An ELCA delegation visited the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Jordan (and Palestine) in late November. It included Bishop Duane Danielson, Western North Dakota Synod, and his wife, Jeannie; Bishop Robert Rimbo, Southeast Michigan Synod; Said Ailabouni, ELCA Division for Global Mission; Catherine Braasch, director, Women of the ELCA; Hans Arnesen, assistant to the bishop, New England Synod; John Brooks of the ELCA Department for Communication; and David L. Miller, editor of The Lutheran.

After visiting ELCJ congregations and schools, the delegation had an audience with Roman Catholic Bishop Michel Sabbah, the Latin Patriarch, inside the walls of the Old City of Jerusalem.


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