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Religious Institutes of Women

Religious Institutes of Women
Religious Institutes of Women
Union of Religious Superiors of Women in the Holy Land
Established in 1993, Statuts finally approved on 22nd October 2003. Directed by a General President, the Union is divided into four regions, each one is headed by a Regional President.
Office:                                    Notre Dame of Jerusalem Center
                               P.O.B. 20531
                               9120402 Jerusalem
 
Officers
Honorary President:  Most Rev. Adolfo Tito Yllana
                               Apostolic Delegate in Jerusalem and Palestine and Apostolic Nuncio to Israel and Cyprus
 
General President:                Sr. Bruna Fasan,
                                         Teaching Sisters of Saint Dorothy
                                         Mobile/WatsApp: 054 217 66 93
                                         Email: [email protected]
 
General Secretary:              Sr. Soad Khalil
                                         Daughters of Mary Auxiliatrix (Salesian Sisters)
                                         Mobile/WhatsApp:  054 727 5293
                                         Email: [email protected]
 
Treasurer:                          Sr.  María Pía Carbajal
                               Servants of the Lord and the Virgin of Matará
                                         Mobile/WhatsApp: 054 698 28 93
                                         Email: [email protected]
 
Ecclesiastical Adviser:          Rev. Marco Riva, S.C.
                                    Servants of Charity (Opera Don Guanella)
                                         Mobile/WhatsApp: 052 968 80 77
                                                Email: [email protected]  [email protected] 
 
REGIONS
Region of Jerusalem and Palestine
                                         Sr. Gretta Azzi, S.R.J.
                                         Rosary Sisters
                                         Mobile: 059 578 15 57
                                         Email: [email protected]
Region of Galilee                Sr. Carmel Almeida
                                         Sisters of Maria Bambina
                                         Mobile/WhatsApp: 054 774 82 40 
                                         Email: [email protected]
Region of Jordan                 Sr. Sara Ghneim
                                         Sisters of St. Joseph of the Apparition
                                         Mobile: + 962 79 030 64 65
                                         Email: [email protected]
Region of Cyprus                Sr. Antonia Piripitsi
                                         Franciscan Missionary Sisters of the Sacred Heart
                                         Mobile/WhatsApp: +357 99 19 79 05
                                         Email: [email protected]
 
Antonine Sisters Order (1979)
Apostles of Jesus Crucified (1991)
Basilan Sisters «Chouerites» (1956)
Benedictine Sisters of Our Lady of Calvary (1896)
Benedictine Sisters of the Eucharistic King (1995)
Carmelite Sisters of Our Lady of Carmel (Congregation) (2005)
Carmelite Sisters of «Sainte Thérèse de Florence» (1907)
Carmelite Sisters of Saint Joseph (1907)
Community Loyola (1996)
Company of the Daughters of Charity of St. Vincent de Paul (1886)
Sisters of Merciful Jesus (2001)
Daughters of Mary Auxiliatrix (1891)
Daughters of Our Lady of Mount Calvary (1959)
Daughters of Our Lady of Sorrows (1956)
Daughters of Saint Mary of Hortus Conclusus (1901)
Discalced Carmelite Sisters (1873)
Dominican Sisters of Charity of Tours, of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin (in Jordan from 2007)
Dominican Sisters of Saint Catherine of Sienna (1953)
 
Antonine Sisters Order (1979)
Jerusalem: Maison Notre Dame du Liban - Reception House for the Antonine Sisters
Address:                             Ramallah Road – Beit Hanina
                                         P.O.B. 66658 Jerusalem
Nicosia: Saint Rebecca Monastery
Catechetical and parish ministry, Guest house, Teaching Arabic and French languages
Number of religious:  3
Superior:                            Sr. Leila Iskandar
Address:                             Saint Rafka Convent
                                         14 Keryneias - 2008 Acropolis
                                         Nicosia, Cyprus
                                         Tel: 22 31 68 68
                                         Email: [email protected]
 
Apostles of Jesus Crucified (1991)
Bethlehem: Community Visits of the families and sick
Number of religious:  2
Superior:                            Sr. Maria Agnese Madej
Local address:                    Manger Square, Bethlehem
Mailing address:                  P.O.B. 31697
                                         9131602 Jerusalem
                                         Tel & fax: (02) 274 51 35
                                         Mobile: +972 52 749 09 15
                                         Email: [email protected]
                                         Website: www.apostolegc.net
 
Basilan Sisters «Chouerites» (1956)
Amman: Our Lady of Nazareth School, Greek Melkite
Number of religious:  2
Superior:                            Sr. Antoinette Matar
Address:                             Jabal Al Hussein
                                         Led Street
                                         P.O.B. 994
                                         Amman, Jordan
                                         Tel: (06) 464 00 58; Fax: (06) 464 00 59
                                         Mobile: 079 961 40 07 ; 079 500 59 10
                                         Email: [email protected]
Aqaba: Greek Melkite Catholic School, service of the Parish
Number of religious:  2
Superior:                            Sr. Etienne Bou Rjeily
Address:                             Dar al-Lutuf school
                                         P.O.B. 36
                                         77110 Aqaba, Jordan
                                         Tel: (03) 201 21 07; Fax: (03) 203 19 52
                                         Mobile: 079 769 00 98
Irbed: Greek Melkite Catholic School, service of the parish
Number of religious:  2
Superior:                            Sr. Michele Kassouf
Address:                             Greek Catholic School
                                         P.O.B. 918
                                         21110 Irbed, Jordan
                                         Tel: (02) 727 28 81; Fax: (02) 724 90 08                                     Mobile: 079 980 97 95
                                         Email: [email protected]
                                          [email protected] (Superior)
 
Benedictine Sisters of Our Lady of Calvary (1896)
Jerusalem: Contemplative monastery
Number of religious:  5
Prioress:                            Mother Marie Mühlethaler
Address:                             Monastery of the Benedictine Sisters
                                         Mount of Olives
                                         P.O.B. 19338
                                         9119202 Jerusalem
                                         Tel: (02) 626 49 54
                                         Fax: (02) 628 37 68
                                         Mobile: 058 368 14 08
                                         Email: [email protected]
                            Website: www.benedictinesmontdesoliviers.org
 
Benedictine Sisters of the Eucharistic King (1995)
Tabgha: Benedictine Monastery of the Eucharistic King
Number of religious:  6
Superior:                  Sr. Mary Lea Relatado, O.S.B.
Address:                             P.O.B. 52
                                                1410001 Tiberias
                               Tel: (04) 667 81 40/42 ; Fax: (04) 667 81 41
                               Email: [email protected]
 
Carmelite Sisters of Our Lady of Carmel (Congregation) (2005)
Ramleh: Service of the parish
Number of religious:  3
Superior:                            Sr. Barbara Maria Leja
Address:                             Franciscan Latin Convent
                                         1 Bialik Street
                                         P.O.B. 19
                                         7210001 Ramleh
                                         Tel: (08) 912 72 08
                                         Mobile: 054 236 39 13
                                         Email: [email protected]
 
Carmelite Sisters of «Sainte Thérèse de Florence» (1907)
Haifa: Stella Maris Community
Service of the Pilgrim Center
Number of religious:  3
Superior:                            Sr. Albertina Khazen
Address:                             P.O.B. 9000
                                         3109002 Haifa
                               Tel: (04) 833 20 84 ; Fax: (04) 833 15 93
                                         Email: [email protected]
 
Carmelite Sisters of Saint Joseph (1907)
Isfia – Mount Carmel: Hospitality, catechesis, youth pastoral activities, pilgrimages
Number of religious: 5
Superior:                            Sr. Marie-Hélène Gérault
Address:                             Carmel Saint Joseph
                                         P.O.B. 8
                                         3009000 Isfia
                                         Tel: (04) 839 15 08
                                         Email: [email protected]
 
Community Loyola (1996)
Jerusalem: Community
House for the ongoing formation for the Community Loyola
Number of religious:  3
Sister in charge:                  Sr. Magdalena Sęk
Address:                             3 Rehov Shlomo Hamelekh
                                         P.O.B. 1445
                                         9101302 Jerusalem
                                         Tel: (02) 624 29 55
                                         Mobile: 054 926 90 40
                                         Email: [email protected]
 
Company of the Daughters of Charity of St. Vincent de Paul (1886)
Bethany: St. Vincent Home: hospitality for pilgrims, family visitations, home for children Dependancy of the Jerusalem hospice
Number of religious:  3
Superior:                            Sr. Simone Abi Dib
Address:                             Al-Shayah Street
                                         P.O.B. 19080 / 9119002 Jerusalem
                                         Tel: (02) 628 47 26; Fax: (02) 627 75 30
                                         Email: [email protected]
                                                    [email protected]
 
Bethlehem: Holy Family Hospital
Crèche, Maternity hospital, Dental clinic, Social center, Guesthouse
Number of religious:  4
Superior:                            Sr. Denise Abou-Haidar
Local address:                        Holy Family Hospital
                                         318 Paul VI Street
                                         P.O.B. 8 - Bethlehem
Mailing address:                  French Hospital - Daughters of Charity
                                         P.O.B. 11451
                                         9111401 Jerusalem
                               Tel: (02) 274 11 51/2/3; Fax: (02) 274 11 54
                                         Mobile: 052 240 41 86
                                         Email: [email protected]
Crèche:                              Holy Family Children’s Home
                               Tel: (02) 274 41 42/43; Fax: (02) 274 52 77
                                         Email: [email protected]
Social Center:           Tel & Fax: (02) 276 76 73
                                         Email: [email protected]
Guesthouse:              Tel: (02) 276 09 67/8/9; Fax: (02) 276 09 70
                                         Email: [email protected]
Dental Clinic            Tel: (02) 274 90 93, Fax: (02) 274 52 77
 
Ein Karem: Home for children & young adults with special needs
Number of religious:  3
Superior:                            Sr. Pascale Jarjour
Address:                             Home for Children with Special Needs
                                         Ma’aleh HaAkhsanya, Ein Karem
Mailing address:                  St Vincent Ein Karem
                                         P.O.B. 9209
                                         9109101 Jerusalem
                                         Tel/Fax: + 972 2 643 81 60
                                         Mobile: 050 544 75 70
                                         Email: [email protected]
 
Haifa: Sacred Heart Home for handicapped children, day-nursery, special school for handicapped.
Number of religious:  3
Superior:                            Sr. Marcelle Ayoub
Address:                             13 Allenby Street
                                         P.O.B. 2106
                                         3102001 Haifa
                                         Tel: (04) 867 38 90
                                         Fax: (04) 866 48 05
                                         Mobile: 052 807 07 45
                                         Email: [email protected]
 
Jerusalem: Hospice Saint Vincent
Home for the handicapped adults, kindergarten, students’ residence
Number of religious:  4
Superior:                             Sr. Simone (Lamia) Abi Dib         
Address:                             3 Rehov Shlomo Hamelekh
                                         P.O.B. 1404
                                         9101302 Jerusalem
                                         Tel: (02) 625 45 96
                                         Fax: (02) 625 94 77
                                         Email: [email protected]
 
Nazareth: Saint Vincent Hospital (Hôpital Français)
Hospital, dispensary, Hospice for Elderly, Center for the Development of children
Number of religious:  4
Superior:                            Sr. Katharina Fuchs
Address:                             P.O.B. 50294
                                         1616102 Nazareth
                                         Tel: (04) 650 90 00
                                         Fax: (04) 657 47 47
                                         Mobile: 052 659 06 05
                                         Email: [email protected]
 
Sisters of Merciful Jesus (2001)
Jerusalem: Service of St Etienne Monastery, Ecole Biblique et Archéologique Française
Number of religious:  3
Superior:                            Sr. Natanaela Borowska
Address:                             Saint-Etienne Monastery
                               Ecole Biblique et Archéologique Française
                                         83-85 Nablus Road/Derekh Shekhem
                                         P.O.B. 19053
                                         9119001 Jerusalem
                                         Tel: (02) (02) 535 90 52
                                         Fax: (02) 628 25 67 (EBAF)
                                         Mobile: 054 314 86 02
                                         Email: [email protected]
 
Daughters of Mary Auxiliatrix (1891)
Provincial:                          Sr. Charlotte Greer, F.M.A.
                                         (see Amman)
                                         Email: [email protected]
Amman - Provincial House, pastoral assistance and catechesis
Number of religious:  3
Superior:                            Sr. Milena Zadravec, F.M.A.
Address:                             Via Ibrahim Toukan, 48
                                         Jabal Luweibdeh
                                         P.O.B. 910411
                                         11191 Amman, Jordan
                                         Tel: +962 6 464 77 24; Fax: 6 463 52 21
                                         Email: [email protected]
                                                    [email protected]
Amman - «Our Lady of Peace» Youth center, pastoral assistance
Number of religious: 3
Superior:                            Sr. Chacko Lilleykutty, F.M.A.
Addres:                             Salesian Sisters
                                         Our Lady of Peace
                                         Omm Al Kondom
                                         P.O.B. 851379
                                         11185  Amman, Jordan
                                         Mobile: +962 79 513 12 23
                                         Email: [email protected]
                                                    [email protected]
Cremisan: Youth center, retreats, kindergarten and elementary school
Number of religious:  3
Superior:                            Sr. Vartouhi Melkon, F.M.A.
Address:                             Monastery of the Salesian Sisters
                                         P.O.B. 804 - Cremisan
                                         Bethlehem
                               Tel: (02) 274 25 42 ; Fax: (02) 274 48 24
                                         Mobile: 052 808 93 94 ; 052 678 32 79
                                         Email: [email protected]
Jerusalem: Don Bosco
Pilgrims House
Number of religious:  6
Superior:                            Sr. Roberta Tomasi, F.M.A.
Address:                             Monastery of the Salesian Sisters
                                         18 Rehov Ayin Het – Musrara
Mailing address:                  P.O.B. 159
                                         9100101 Jerusalem
                                         Tel: (02) 628 75 67
                                         Fax: (02) 628 70 80
                                         Mobile: 055 969 51 79
                               Email: [email protected]
                               Website: www.salesiansistersjerusalem.com
 
Nazareth: Secondary school, youth center
Number of religious:  11
Superior:                            Sr. Soad Khalil, F.M.A.
Address:                             Monastery of the Salesian Sisters
                                         Street 5005/4
                                         P.O.B. 73 / 1610001 Nazareth
                                         Tel: (04) 645 32 97 (community)
                                                 (04) 655 62 03 (school)
                                         Fax: (04) 645 20 51
                                         Email: [email protected]
 
Daughters of Our Lady of Mount Calvary (1959)
Jerusalem: Service of the Apostolic Delegation
Number of religious:  3
Superior:                            Sr. M. Teresina (Tania Divina) DE AGUIAR 
Address:                             Mount of Olives
                                         P.O.B. 19199
                                         9119102 Jerusalem
                               Tel: (02) 628 22 98 ; Fax: (02) 628 18 80
                                         Email: [email protected] 
                                                     
 
Daughters of Our Lady of Sorrows (1956)
Jerusalem-Bethany: Home Notre Dame des Douleurs
Hospice for the Elderly
Number of religious:  3
Superior:                            Sr. Camille Herraiz
Address:                             Daughters of Our Lady of Sorrows
                                         Ras Kubsa 12
                                         P.O.B. 19257
                                         9119201 Jerusalem
                                         Tel: (02) 628 29 89
                                         Mobile: 052 700 26 23 ; 053 778 22 57
                               Email: [email protected] (Superior)
                                          [email protected]
                     Website: www.fnddcom.wixsite.com/fnddjerusalem
 
Daughters of Saint Anne (1924)
Regional Superior:             Sr. A. Hana Elias
                                           Daughters of St. Anne
                                         Haifa, Me’ir Rutberg Street,11
                                         P.O.B. 9127
                                         3505611 Haifa, Israel
                                         Mobile: 054 723 62 15
                                         Email: [email protected]
 
Fuhais: Service of the Latin and Melkite Parishes, teaching religion, assistance of Iraqi Christians in Jordan, center of prayer and spirituality.
Number of religious: 2
Superior:                            Sr. A. Clementina Santarsiero
Address:                             Daughters of Saint Anne
                                         Immaculate Heart of Mary
                                         Roman Catholic Church
                                         19152 Fuhais, Jordan
                                         Mobile: +962 79 608 76 92
                                                       +962 79 754 12 03
                                                       +962 79 528 46 91
                                          Email: [email protected]
                                                     [email protected]
 
Bethlehem: Provincial house, guesthouse, center for individual and group retreats, residence for university students
Number of religious:  3
Superior:                                 Sr. A. Severina Loria
Street address:                    127 / 129 Jamal Abd el-Nasser Street
Mailing address:                  Daughters of St. Anne
                                         P.O.B. 10388
                                         9110301 Jerusalem, Israel
                                         Tel & fax: (02) 274 55 43
                                         Mobile: 056 842 21 73
                                         WhatsApp: +39 32 78 91 41 62
                                         Email: [email protected]
 
Haifa: Kindergarten and nursery
Number of religious:  3
Superior:                            Sr. A. Hana Elias
Address:                             Daughters of Saint Anne
                                         Me’ir Rutberg Street,11
                                         P.O.B. 9127
                                         3505611 Haifa
                                         Tel: (04) 852 29 08 (convent)
                                                (04) 853 30 28 (kindergarten)
                                         Fax: (04) 676 37 08
                                         Email: [email protected]
                                                     [email protected]
Nazareth: Home for the aged
Number of religious:  3
Superior:                            Sr. A. Isabella Di Conza
Address:                             Monastery of Daughters of Saint Anne
                                         6 Via Monte del Tremore - Nazareth
                                         Tel: (04) 645 97 00
                                         Fax: (04) 601 34 15
                                         Mobile: 054 908 48 46
                                         Email: [email protected]
 
Daughters of Saint Mary of Hortus Conclusus (1901)
Bethlehem: Home for the aged members of Saint Anthony Guild
 
Number of religious:  3
Superior:                            Sr. Lizy Maria Manjally
Address:                             P.O.B. 23 - Bethlehem
                               Tel: (02) 274 25 73 ; Fax: (02) 277 70 10
                                         Mobile: 059 874 09 47
                                         Email: [email protected]
Ortas: Shrine, kindergaten and dispensary
          House for Spiritual Retreats 
 
Number of religious: 4
Superior:                            Sr. Maria Rosa Di Toro
Address:                             Shrine of Hortus Conclusus, Ortas
                                         P.O.B. 6 - Bethlehem
                                         Tel & fax: (02) 272 34 27
                                         Mobile: 059 932 87 13
                                         Email: [email protected]
 
Discalced Carmelite Sisters (1873)
 
Fédération Notre Dame du Mont Carmel, des carmélites du Moyen Orient et de l'Afrique du Nord ?  
Présidente : Sr Anne Françoise de la Présentation (prieure actuelle du Carmel de Bethléem) 
 
Bethlehem: Monastery Enfant Jésus (Carmel de l’Enfant Jésus, 1875) Contemplative community
Number of religious:  14
Prioress:                  Sr. Anne-Françoise de la Présentation (DEBELMAS)
Local address:          119 Jamal Abdel Nasser Street, Bethlehem
Mailing address:                  P.O.B. 32015
                                         9131902 Jerusalem
Community:             Tel: (02) 274 24 86 
                                0592501186 or 0523011553 
                                Email: [email protected]
                                         Website: www.menacarmel.org / (website of our Federation)
Pilgrims:                            Tel: (02) 275 47 53
                                         Mobile: 059 726 31 76
                                         Email: [email protected] ou [email protected] 
                                         Website : www.thelittlearab.org 
Haifa: Monastery of Our Lady of Mount Carmel (1892)
Contemplative community
Number of religious:  19
Prioress:                            Sr. Maira of the Child Jesus 
Address:                             Monastery of Our Lady of Mount Carmel
                                         2 Rehov Tchernikowski
                                         P.O.B. 9090
                                         3109003 Haifa        
                                         Tel: (04) 833 73 84; Fax: (04) 833 31 38
                                         WhatsApp: 052 596 92 23 (just for messagges)
                                         Email: [email protected]
                                         Website: www.menacarmel.org 
 
Jerusalem: Monastery of Pater Noster (1873)
Contemplative community
Number of religious:  13
Prioress:                            Sr. Marie Agnès du Christ
 
Address:                  Monastery of the Carmel of the Pater Noster
                                         6 A-Shayah Street (Olive Mount)
                                         P.O.B. 19064
                                         9119001 Jerusalem
                                         Tel: (02) 628 31 43
                                         Mobile: 052 5 9773 65 
                                         Email: [email protected] 
                                         Website: www.carmeldejerusalem.com 
 
Nazareth: Monastery of the Holy Family (1910)
Contemplative community
Number of religious:  14
Prioress:                            Sr. Josiane du Cœur de Jésus
Address:                             Carmel de la Sainte Famille
                                         125/4 Mariam Bawardy Street
                                         P.O.B. 22
                                         1610001 Nazareth
                                         Tel: (04) 657 35 53; Fax: (04) 646 42 13
                                         Email: [email protected] 
 
Dominican Sisters of Charity of Tours, of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin (in Jordan from 2007)
Amman : Work at the Italian hospital, Work with Caritas Jordan to serve the sick and suffering refugees mainly from Iraq, Syria, Palestine and Jordan who are poor. 
Number of religious: 2
 
Superior:                            Sr. Rajni Indwar 
Address:                             Italian Hospital
                                         Italian Street
                                         P.O.B. 1203
                                         11118 Amman, Jordan
                                         Tel: +962  64 777 
                                       Mobile;  + 962791589164
                                       Email;  [email protected]
                                       
Jerusalem: Maison d’Abraham
Hospitality & service of pilgrims
Number of religious:  3
Superior:                            Sr. Luz Mery Chaverra Rodríguez
Address:                             Maison d’Abraham
                                         39 Panorama Str. - Ras el-Amud
                                         P.O.B. 19680
                                         9119602 Jerusalem
                                         Tel: (02) 628 45 91
                                         Fax: (02) 627 49 17
              Email: [email protected]
                                         Website: www.domipresen.com
 
Dominican Sisters of Saint Catherine of Sienna (1953)
Bethlehem: Kindergarten, catechesis of the children of the parish
Number of religious:  3
Superior:                            Sr. Marleine Marzouka
Address:                             Saint Joseph Street
                                         P.O.B. 310
                                         Bethlehem
                                         Tel: (02) 277 37 20
Amman: Service of the Apostolic Nunciature
Number of religious: 2
Superior:                            Sr. Rahma
Address:                                  Apostolic Nunciature
                                         14 Anton El-Naber Street
                                         P.O.B. 142916
                                         11814 Amman, Jordan
                                         Tel: (06) 592 99 34
                                         Fax: (06) 592 99 31
                                         Mobile: 079 886 05 72
                                         Email: [email protected]
                                                     [email protected]
Zarqa: Clinic
Number of religious:  3
Superior:                            Sr. Maryan (Nahla Khume)
Address:                             Arrouda Street # 32
                                         P.O.B. 7516
                                         13116  Zarqa South, Jordan
                                         Tel: (05) 396 73 37
                                         Mobile: 079 910 85 87
                                         Email: [email protected]